Clarkston, GA, October 18, 2017 --(PR.com
)-- Positive Growth Inc. Hosts 20th Year Anniversary Awards Celebration with an Evening of Jazz & Entertainment.
Friday, November 3, 2017
Ava Morton, Resource Development Manager
On November 3, 2017, Positive Growth Inc. celebrates 20 years of service with an awards ceremony and concert at the Porter Sanford III Performing Arts & Community Center in Decatur, Georgia. The event, hosted by Comedian GRIFF, benefits the organization’s mission of “Strengthening the lives of children and families.” This year’s event is raising resources to bring attention to the importance of working within our community and recognizing the unique strengths of families. Positive Growth’s CEO states, “We are honored to be able to celebrate 20 years of changing lives for the better; strengthening the lives of our clients by helping them see that they can have a future filled with meaning, purpose, and fulfillment.”
The event celebrates the organization’s 20 year success of providing residential care services to youth (males) ages 6-21; education support services to low income students and behavioral health services to indigent consumers to include: individual, group, family, community support and resource linkage. The evening will feature entertainment from Vocalist Julie Dexter and a headlining performance by Jazz Trumpeter Joey “Papa J” Sommerville.
This year’s honorees include:
Children's Restoration Network - Strengthening Lives Award
Jamie Antin - Strengthening Lives Award
Greg Street from V103 - Strengthening Lives Award
JaQuan Bridges - Against All Odds Award
City of Clarkston - Community Engagement Award
First Baptist Church of Clarkston - Community Engagement Award
Senior Chief Judge Linda Haynes, Rebound Program, DeKalb Juvenile Court - Community Engagement Award
Eastern Star Chapter and Masonic Lodge - Community Engagement Award
United Way of Greater Atlanta - Community Engagement Award
Tickets for this event are available to the public by searching for Positive Growth on Eventbrite.com.
Since 1997, Positive Growth Inc. (PGI) has strengthened the lives of children, youth, adults, and families during difficult life transitions. PGI is accredited by the National Council on Accreditation (COA). Positive Growth Inc. helps people with mental-illness, substance abuse disorder, emotional, behavioral and developmental needs to live productive, healthy and valued lives within our community through treatment and support services. We nurture our clients by providing access and support through a host of programs that concentrate on counseling, behavioral health, education, residential care, and homelessness prevention. We invest in the holistic development of our clients so that they are always able to Think Positive.