Our Mission

Our Mission and Goal

To promote healthy lifestyle choices among our nation’s youth by empowering them with knowledge and self-esteem to prevent tobacco, alcohol, and drug abuse. Our goal is to promote literacy while empowering the youth to reduce Adverse Childhood Experiences.

Kemi Pogue, Director

 I am a community and youth drug prevention advocate. My passion is empowering today's youth to live a healthy lifestyle. I have training by SAMHSA on substance abuse prevention and have a personal experience being a child of a recovering addict. My goal is the reduce Adverse Childhood Experiences by providing the self-esteem needed for resilience and healing in our nations youth. 

Sandi Smith, Site Manager

A small business owner with passion for literacy and drug prevention. Providing the Home Run Against Drugs Give-a-Book program for over 15 years, I have the pleasure of seeing how the program shaped the students lives.