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It Takes A Village AMSA Edition is a community-driven nonprofit organization dedicated to empowering and uplifting the Black community. We focus on holistic approaches to well-being, education, empowerment, and healing. Our mission is to create positive change by addressing issues such as education, healthcare, food insecurities, climate justice, and more.

Donations to It Takes A Village AMSA Edition are crucial in supporting our programs, events, and initiatives aimed at empowering the Black community. Your donations help us provide essential resources, fund educational programs, organize community events, and support individuals and families in need. We are committed to transparency and accountability in how donations are utilized to make a meaningful impact.

Staying informed about our activities and events is easy! You can subscribe to our newsletter to receive regular updates directly to your inbox. Additionally, follow us on social media platforms like Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter for real-time updates, event announcements, and inspiring stories from our community. Engage with us online, join the conversation, and be part of our growing network of supporters committed to creating positive change.

Yes, It Takes A Village AMSA Edition is a registered nonprofit organization dedicated to serving the needs of the Black community. We are committed to transparency, accountability, and making a positive impact in the communities we serve.

It Takes A Village AMSA Edition measures its impact and effectiveness through various methods, including monitoring and evaluation of programs, collecting feedback from participants and stakeholders, tracking key performance indicators, and conducting periodic assessments to ensure alignment with our mission and goals.

It Takes A Village AMSA Edition is primarily funded through a combination of donations, grants, sponsorships, and fundraising efforts. We rely on the generosity of individuals, businesses, and organizations to support our programs, events, and initiatives aimed at empowering the Black community.

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We welcome volunteers of all ages. Please see our age range specifications for more information.


0-5 years old: Cannot volunteer on-site. Please consider hosting a food, bag, or hygiene item drive with your youngest children. Little ones also love bringing produce from their home gardens to donate!


6-11 years old: May volunteer with a responsible adult present for their whole shift. Children on the younger side of this age range should have one adult for every child.


12-15 years old: May volunteer without an adult present if signed permission form is on file with contact number for a parent/guardian.


16+ years old: May volunteer with no restrictions.

Yes whether you are a corporate group, Student group, or large family looking to volunteer together. Our group capacity* is 8 on Wednesdays, 10-15 on Thursdays, and 8 on Friday and Saturdays. We ask groups to apply at least 3 weeks in advance as our shifts do fill up fast with strong community support.


*We are sometimes able to work with larger groups on a case by case basis. Please contact our volunteer coordinator with any questions about your group.

We do not have any ongoing evening volunteer opportunities. We do occasionally need help with special events. 

YES! We verify hours for court, school, or work. Ask the volunteer coordinator or other staff for a log to track your hours if you were not given one. A staff member must sign off on your hours at the end of each shift. Notify the volunteer coordinator when you complete your requirement, we will make a copy for our records and give you one to turn in.

I've been supporting 'It Takes a Village' for several years now, and I'm continually impressed by the dedication and passion of the team. Knowing that my donations are directly contributing to positive change in the Black community gives me a sense of fulfillment and pride. Keep up the fantastic work!


Benefits & what we do ?

Getting involved with "It Takes a Village" offers numerous benefits, including the opportunity to make a meaningful impact in the Black community, contribute to positive social change, build valuable connections and relationships, and gain personal fulfillment by serving others.

"It Takes a Village" supports the well-being of the Black community through a variety of programs and initiatives focused on education, healthcare, empowerment, and holistic healing. We provide resources, education, and support to address systemic challenges and promote overall wellness.

"It Takes a Village" offers a range of educational programs tailored to the needs of the Black community. These programs may include workshops, seminars, mentorship opportunities, scholarship programs, and access to educational resources aimed at empowering individuals of all ages to reach their full potential.

It Takes A Village AMSA Edition promotes empowerment within the Black community by fostering a supportive and inclusive environment where individuals are encouraged to embrace their strengths, pursue their goals, and advocate for positive change. We provide resources, mentorship, and opportunities for skill-building and leadership development.

It Takes A Village AMSA Edition is committed to addressing social justice issues that impact the Black community. We advocate for equality, equity, and justice through community organizing, awareness campaigns, policy advocacy, and partnerships with like-minded organizations. Our goal is to create a more just and equitable society for all.

It Takes A Village AMSA Edition promotes unity and solidarity within the Black community by providing opportunities for connection, collaboration, and collective action. We celebrate diversity, honor cultural heritage, and create spaces for dialogue, healing, and mutual support. Together, we work towards a future where all members of the Black community thrive.


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