Willie Kitchens Teaches Youth at Camp REACH

Willie Kitchens, former lead singer of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame group The Impressions, talks to students at Camp REACH. By Jaelyn Moon, 14, of East Ridge High School   Willie Kitchens, former lead singer of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame group, The Impressions, brought his skills and talent to Camp […]

Why is Father’s Day Important?

Why is Father’s Day Important? By JaMya Rogan and Ashley Hampton In recognition of Father’s Day on June 19, student reporters, JaMya Rogan and Ashley Hampton, at Camp REACH asked more than 40 teens/Camp REACH participants why the day was important. Here are some of their responses. Amare Starling, 14, Silverdale Baptist Academy: “The Bible […]

Award-winning TV Personality Greg Funderburg Offers Camp Reach Teens a Message of Hope

Award-winning TV Personality Greg Funderburg Offers Camp Reach Teens a Message of Hope By Camm Ashford    Award-winning WTVC NewsChannel 9 personality Greg Funderburg last Wednesday met with Camp REACH teens to share the importance of getting an education, setting goals and remaining optimistic.   Funderburg told around 40 students how he was bullied in […]

Mary Walker Foundation hosts Work-based Learning Literacy Camp

May 26,2022 Mary Walker Foundation hosts Work-based Learning Literacy Camp Chattanooga Foundation fights poverty through literacy at Camp REACH CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. – Maximizing the time of summer, Chattanooga’s Mary Walker Foundation begins its unique literacy camp serving 50 students Monday, June 6 through July 15 employing a phonics-based work-based learning environment. Students completing assignments will receive […]

Network Transport officials unveil plan to increase diversity and inclusion

Network Transport officials unveil plan to increase diversity and inclusion Officials at Network Transport unveiled a plan to increase diversity, equity, and inclusion among its workforce during a special grand opening celebration Tuesday for the company’s new headquarters.  “We are an inclusive company,” Network Transport President David Ferguson told a group of about 15 community leaders, including staff of […]

Mary Walker Foundation’s Reading Programs Open Doors To A Better Future

Mary Walker Foundation’s Reading Programs Open Doors To A Better Future It is no secret that reading is one of the most important skills to learn. If a child doesn’t have the desire or motivation to read, they won’t want to learn other new skills, and will find it difficult to become successful in life. […]