Just Say YES Peer-to-Peer Mentor Graduation
Written By: Kara DuBois
On the evening of Wednesday, May 23, 2018, Just Say YES proudly rolled out the red carpet for the Peer-to-Peer Mentor Graduation held at The Atrium at Granville Arts Center in Garland, Texas. Parents, loved ones, campus leadership and friends of Just Say YES cheered on each student mentor and mentee as they walked across the stage to receive their well-deserved Certificate of Completion for the 2017-2018 program.
This year’s participating Dallas Fort Worth area high schools included:
- Pinkston HS (Dallas ISD)
- Thomas Jefferson HS (Dallas ISD)
- Duncanville HS (Duncanville ISD)
- Southwest HS (Fort Worth ISD)
- Lakeview Centennial HS (Garland ISD) *2 programs
- Uplift Heights Preparatory (Uplift Education)
- Uplift Infinity Preparatory (Uplift Education)
The evening consisted of a heartfelt ceremony, reflecting this year’s program highlights such as the STARS National Conference in Denver, CO, Mentor Training, MentorLife Retreat at Sky Ranch, day-to-day memories of classroom lessons and team building activities. The audience also applauded the inspirational messages given by Founder and President Dan Bailey and Motivational Youth Speaker Gabe Salazar!
THANK YOU to our Sponsors!
Without the support of corporate and individual sponsors, this event could not have been possible:
A1 Image, Inc.
D-Town Coney Island
Legends Popcorn – Plano
SMU Cox School of Business
TAIT & Associates
The Atrium at Granville Arts Center
View the Photo Album!
Click the link below to view all of the photos from the fun-filled Graduation event!
(link to Facebook album): https://www.facebook.com/pg/YouthEquippedtoSucceed/photos/?tab=album&album_id=10157444660287802