Make a Memory... Make a Difference!
Children today are faced with overwhelming issues from violence and drugs to the lack of appropriate guidance and societal standards. They are technologically bombarded and oversaturated with sexual and violent images in the media and video games, and that directly affects their perception of themselves and the world. Many feel disconnected and isolated from family, school, and community and are left with feelings of worthlessness and hopelessness.
All Children Are Precious! (ACAP) was founded to address the root causes of problems and instill self value and standards in children so that they will have hope for a future. Memories are one of life’s most powerful forces. It is the remembrance of encouragement from others that keeps us from giving up. When disappointments, challenges, troubles, and failures enter into our lives, it is the memory of people (mom, dad, coach, nana, auntie, etc.) saying “yes - you can do it, you are smart, beautiful, capable, etc…” that sees us through. ACAP realizes the important connection between memories and success in life.
Because children have no choice as to what circumstance they are born into, they have the inherent right to be loved, nurtured, protected, and educated, regardless of race, creed, color, or economics of their circumstance because....
ALL CHILDREN ARE PRECIOUS!