Posts by Carolyn West

Youth Poetry Slam Participants

2019 Voice2Youth™ Poetry Slam

2019 Voice2Youth™ Poetry Slam presented by TYD Foundation is April 6, 2019. Held at Texas Christian University. This year's theme is "News, Weather and Sports. The Youth Poetry Slam involves 3rd to 12th graders from under-served communities an opportunity to strengthen critical skills for academic and personal success.

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Have You Visited TYD Foundation’s Website Lately?

Poetry, drama, intrigue, humor, joy, hope, news it’s here at TYD Foundation. Our website is open for everyone including educators...

Generous Donation From First Rate, Inc.

Generous Donation From First Rate, Inc.

Corporate Donation Helps Kids Thank You Darlin Foundation received a $500.00 corporate donation last week!  It was as a result...

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Juneteenth Northeast – A Celebration of Arts and Letters

TYD will be there! Juneteenth Northeast: A Celebration of Arts and Letters – Tuesday, June 19th at 5:30pm The Northeast...

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THE POWER

I have the power You have the power We all have the power TO NOT DO DRUGS. Anything harmful to...

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$5000 Challenge and National Poetry Month

What do poetry and money have in common? Like many non-profits in our country, the Thank You Darlin’ Foundation is...

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Skittles Riddles

Skittles are good. Skittles are tasty. I will take them everywhere. I will eat them with a fox. I will...

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It’s Heaven

IT’S HEAVEN (a sensory poem) The air smells of rain water and the bird baths fill to overflow. I sit...

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Underestimate

Never underestimate yourself. You could possibly miss your true power, beauty, talent, and strength. Just like a clue to a...

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A Smile

A smile is only so deep Words don’t hurt, but they do cut deep, tears soak sheets from pains that...

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