• 2020 Ribbon Cutting - Unreasonable Kids

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    Name: 2020 Ribbon Cutting - Unreasonable Kids
    Date: August 13, 2020
    Time: 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM EDT
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    Event Description:


    August 13, 2020, is the Red Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Unreasonable Kids.
     
    About this Event
    Come out on Thursday, August 13th at 5:00 pm, to celebrate the opening of the first Unreasonable Kids' Office. Join Ateba Gaines, Founder, as she cuts the red ribbon. Unreasonable Kids™ is a Social Entrepreneurship Education Program: Training the Next Generation of Kid-Superheroes. Unreasonable Kids™ mission is to help kids develop his or her social entrepreneurial super-powers. Please come dressed or wear an item to represent your favorite superhero to show support for the mission. Following the Red Ribbon Cutting Ceremony is a 30-minute Introduction to Social Enterprise for Kids session from 5:45 pm- 6:15 pm, as a thank you for attending the Red Ribbon Cutting Ceremony.
     
    About Unreasonable Kids™
    Unreasonable Kids™ see opportunity where adults see problems. The goal is to create opportunities for kids to tackle topics like poverty, environmental, and other issues of his or her interest. Unreasonable Kids™ creates a safe, peer to peer, coach-led environment to facilitate and inspire world changers, as they learn how to release his or her fight for good. The after-school programs, workshops, and camps are filled with brain-based learning activities and a creative design curriculum to help kids develop his or her social entrepreneurial super-powers. To learn more about Unreasonable Kids™, visit www.unreasonablekids.org.
     
    About the Founder
    Ateba Gaines holds an MA in International Management and has worked for Nike Inc. (SE Asia Account). Ms. Gaines founded a social enterprise to fight human trafficking called Shoe Revolt. The social enterprise raised funds by auctioning celebrity shoes. Many celebrity supporters donated personal artifacts, and memorabilia to include Sarah Jessica Parker, Lea Michele, Kristen Stewart, Jesse Eisenberg, Taylor Swift, Jada Smith, along with Shark Tank’s Barbara Corcoran. Ms. Gaines was a finalist in the Women Deliver Social Enterprise sponsored by Clinton Global Initiatives, Featured Innovator and Featured Change Maker by ABCs 14C Campaign, and featured on MTV, MTV Exit, and MTV Act. Now Ms. Gaines is the Founder of Unreasonable Kids™, a Social Entrepreneurship Educational Program: Training the Next Generation of Kid-Superheroes.
    Location:
    700 Tech Center Parkway, Suite 200
    Newport News, VA  23606
    Date/Time Information:
    Thursday, August 13, 2020
    5:00 - 6:30 PM
    *Ribbon Cutting at 5:00 PM
    Contact Information:
    Elisa Hernandez
    Fees/Admission:
    NO FEE
    Open to the Public
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