The Latest From WINGS

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in Action

Thursday, June 23, 2022

By: Tristan Richardson, Program Curriculum and Instruction Specialist As an organization that predominantly works with and serves People of Color, it’s imperative we create and maintain culturally relevant programming for our kids and families. We have always worked towards this truth. But today, we are making an even greater effort to prioritize this goal and … Read More

That’s a Wrap on 2021-2022!

Wednesday, June 8, 2022

Program Highlights Cheryl Hollis, Chief Program Officer   With the uncertainty of last year behind us, I am happy to report that all ELEVEN of our programs were in-person and running at full speed this school year! Throughout the southeast, 84 Wings Leaders mentored students and reconnected them to school, peers, and each other. Not … Read More

Celebrating New Board Members in 2022

Thursday, February 24, 2022

Wings for Kids Welcomes Three New Board Members Kerri Chisolm, Rahul Dembla, and Michael Toscano Join the Nonprofit’s Board of Directors   Charleston, S.C. – February 23, 2022 – Wings for Kids, an education nonprofit dedicated to social-emotional learning, is thrilled to announce the appointment of three new members to its Board of Directors: Kerri … Read More

Lessons From Camp In 2020: A Summer To Remember

Wednesday, December 8, 2021

WINGS and SAY Detroit Play Center: Reflecting On The Summer of 2020 Understanding the impact that missing summer camp would have on the children in Northeast Detroit’s community, SAY Play Center at Lipke Park and Wings For Kids joined forces to keep camp in session in 2020. Looking back, we understand just how valuable this … Read More

Giving Kids The WINGS to Fly

Wednesday, November 3, 2021

The Center for Success and WINGS: Making an Impact One Child at a Time When program plans were disrupted by the pandemic, WINGS assisted our partners at the Center for Success in Detroit, Michigan, with a plan to keep kids and staff connected to SEL. Read on to find out how! “We appreciated how WINGS … Read More