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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

WATCH: What is Social Emotional Learning

Thursday, January 23, 2020

Cheryl Hollis, Director of Programs, Breaks Down SEL “It’s needed everywhere and for everyone.” Cheryl Hollis, Director of Programs, explains the five core social and emotional competencies defined by the Collaborative for Academic, Social, and Emotional Learning (CASEL)—self-awareness, self-management, responsible decision-making, social awareness, and relationship skills — and how each contributes to student achievement, attitude, … Read More