In partnership with the City of Shreveport Parks & Recreation
Bilberry Recreation Center, Lakeside Park Recreation Center, and Andrew Currie Recreation Center.
Who’s got the BEST COSTUME for Halloween? Let’s see! Submit a 30 second (or less) video that shows your transformation! The “before” & "after." Be creative! The top 12 videos will be aired on Caffeine on 10/31/21. Submit videos by 10/24/21 to firstname.lastname@example.org
The Entry Fee is $15
1st Place Winner - $150 2nd Place Winner - $50
Fundamental Workshops will begin October 2021 for children between the ages of 8 - 16.
1. Essential Life Skills 7. Tradition & Culture
2. Building Self-Esteem 8. Culinary Arts
3. Personal Responsibility 9. Recognizing & Coping with Mental Health Issues
4. Critical Thinking Skills 10. Coding/STEM
5. Social Etiquette 11. Performing Arts
6. Money Matters 12. Ownership & Entrepreneurism
These workshops are designed to give children basic tools and resources they need to navigate their way to success.
There is no registration fee. Workshops are offered free of cost.
On 8/7/21, in partnership with the NAACP-Shreveport and the City of Shreveport Parks & Recreation, NOMIE for Youth provided backpacks, school supplies, food and fun for area children! The event was held at Bilberry Recreation Center in Shreveport, LA.
Special thanks to Brookshire's Grocery, Super One Grocery, Piggly Wiggly Grocery, Family Dollar, Office Depot & Little Caesars Pizza
After the success of the Valentine's Day Talent Show, NOMIE for Youth partnered with local beauty and barber schools to provide grooming services to children in Shreveport, LA. The first round of Cuts and Cornrows took place between May 8, 2021 and June 17, 2021. Follow us on Facebook, Instagram and/or Twitter for updates on the next round of grooming services.
On 2/15/21, NOMIE for Youth held its first annual Virtual Valentine's Day Talent Show. The competition was fierce, with the 1st place winner being Xzavier Young ($200). 2nd place went to Angela Davis, and Nick Haynes and Che Nicole tied for 3rd place. It was an exciting event! Thank you to all participants.
Stay tuned for the next talent show coming up in October 2021.
Learn how Nomie D. Farley inspired and impacted a multitude of young people. Her values live on, not only in the lives of the young people she influenced, but also through the mission of this organization.