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Meet a #MAMkid – Jose

Meet a #MAMkid – Jose

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Meet Jose!  Jose is in the 9th grade at Kingsbury High School, and has been attending MAM Leawood for the past four years.  Jose enjoys his art, physical science, and math classes, and hopes to be a computer scientist one day.  “In 7th grade, my teacher’s computer began acting up in...

30 Days of Prayer for the Cause of Discipleship

30 Days of Prayer for the Cause of Discipleship

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1. Pray for Christians in Memphis to be growing daily in Christ through prayer, scripture, and fellowship with other believers. II Peter 3:18 2. Pray for the family situations of the urban at risk kids, as they go through some really difficult times involving their families. Romans...

Meet a #MAMkid – Versayda

Meet a #MAMkid – Versayda

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            Versayda is in the 12th grade and is attaining her education through Pathways in Education, an independent study program. Versayda began participating in activities at the Memphis Grizzlies Center in middle school. Typical of many...

Volunteer Spotlight: Pete and Janet Johnson

Volunteer Spotlight: Pete and Janet Johnson

Volunteers Comments

Pete and Janet with their God-daughter in Columbia Volunteer’s Name: Pete and Janet JohnsonDaytime occupation: Pete-International Aircraft Dispatcher for Fedex, Janet- Physical Therapist Assistant at the V.A. Volunteer Position and MAM Location: Reading help at Leawood. Why did...

Meet a #MAMkid – Keith

Meet a #MAMkid – Keith

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  Keith Goins is in the 11th grade at Hamilton High School and has been attending the MAM Grizzlies Center for the past three years. From an early age, Keith remembers hearing stories of his dad being a wonderful basketball player with great dreams to make it in the NBA.  Sadly, his...

Meet a #MAMkid – Akya

Meet a #MAMkid – Akya

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Meet Akya!  Akya is a 4th grader at Goodlett Elementary School and has been attending MAM Olivet for 4 years.  Akya’s favorite classes are Math and P.E.  Akya absolutely loves playing basketball and hopes to play ball in college one day!  During her time at MAM, Akya loves to play...

Volunteer Spotlight: Aaron

Volunteer Spotlight: Aaron

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  Pictured above is the first group of kids that Aaron (pictured in the middle wearing blue jeans) took skating in 2006.   Volunteer’s Name: Aaron Shafer Daytime occupation: Senior Analytical Development Scientist, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Volunteer Position...

Meet a #MAMkid – Peach

Meet a #MAMkid – Peach

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Meet Angela “Peach” Maxwell.  18-year-old Peach began attending MAM St. Andrew when she was just 6 years old!  At this young age, Peach met Coach Ernie and it did not take long for their bond to form.  Coach Ernie took Peach, and her two brothers, under his wing and has treated them as...