High School Students Unite to Stop Intimate Partner Violence
Our first-ever Teens for Courage Summit was held on February 1, 2020 at Carowinds and emceed by NBC Charlotte's Sarah French. The Jamie Kimble Foundation for Courage partnered with Mecklenburg County, Carowinds, Turning Point, Inc. and Johnson & Wales University and to provide a comprehensive educational curriculum to reinforce the development of healthy and respectful dating relationships and teach students how to be active bystanders.
Participants spent time:
* Networking with students from high schools in Charlotte-Mecklenburg and surrounding counties
* Learning how to start a Courage Club at your school
* Creating a logo and activities for your club for the entire year
* Earning Six hours of Volunteer Credits, a free swag bag and JKFFC T-shirt