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Creating a Better TomorrowToday

  1. 1. Creating a Better Tomorrow Today   By: Jazmine Figueroa
  2. 2. BIO <ul><li>     Jazmine Figueroa is the creator of CBT was born September 21, 1995. Topically a normal teenage except for the fact that she creator of an organization for the mentally disabled and has a 18 yr. old mentally disabled brother. Jazmine grew up always wanting to help the mentally disabled, from teaching her brother how to read to teaching him his multiplication tables she's the ultimate example for teens her age all around the world. </li></ul>
  3. 3. BIO cont. <ul><li>     Jazmine grew up always wanting to help mentally disabled kids and has become a great example for teens just like her all around the world. </li></ul>
  4. 4. James Nixon a six yr. old boy diagnosed with down syndrome at the age of one couldnt walk until the age of four, when he first started attending CBT. Now walking on his one, feeding himself and reading books a normal chil his age is reading James is one os CBT's favorite successes. James Nixon at age 6
  5. 5. CBT also offers a variation of sports from volleyball and football to baseball and squash. CBT's mission is to create healthy and athletic children for the future. Our new facilities like our gym were all named after the first child to ever enter CBT Jalen Tyndal.
  6. 6. Where are we now? <ul><li>     CBT is currently holding a special olympics for all the children involved in the program.Its a fun day for all the kids, and gives them a chance to let go of their barricaded lives that they sometimes have. The special olympics doesn't hold certain activities to certain kids because of there disablities, but, it encourages them to try new things even if they seem scary at first. </li></ul>
  7. 7. How are we different from other programs? <ul><ul><li>Most children in the program start at the age of three and leave once they finish school but, are welcome to stay longer. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>We welcome kids into our facilities all year round. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The children become a second family to the workers and volunteers. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Other programs start at a later age. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>All of the kids are usually not invited back to the program at the age of eighteen. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Most volunteers dont associate themselves too much with the children. </li></ul></ul>
  8. 8. Why you should come to CBT.. <ul><ul><li>We're an amazing program </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>We're free </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>We have an amazing and loving staff </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Most times the children hate to leave </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Always open to new members </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul>
  9. 9.                          Our Workers <ul><ul><li>Jazmine Figueroa(Director) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Maria Vargas(Co-Director) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Josh Mejia(Counselor) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Andrew Diaz(Counselor) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Mark Walson(Chef) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Amy Lu(Activities Director) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Jamie Lynn(Activities Coordinator) </li></ul></ul>
  10. 10.            Thank you for considering CBT for your child. Contact us at [email_address] for questions.