Here at BARNES Beverly Hills, we take pride in our community and helping others so naturally, we love giving back every chance we get. Together with Silva Mirzoian’s foundation, Passions & Dreams Funding – The Sky’s the Limit we were able to present 8 sessions of our inspirational “The Sky’s the Limit” after school program to the brilliant teens at the Challengers Boys & Girls Club.
Our guests and Silva shared stories and explored different career options with the teens as they prepare for their future. They learned about filmmaking from @J.D. Cohen, heard wise tips from Terry Engle Senior Client Manager at Bank of America and how skin care can influence your self-esteem from skincare guru Lori Hart. They learned about healthy eating and cooking with basic ingredients from Anna Chef Anina Radoyce and Shirley Parsley She shared the ins and outs of being a CFO and bookkeeping, Anna Menedjian NAWBO National Los Angeles Chapter & Founder of 2020 inc talked about the importance of having a vision and taking steps towards creating it. Then brilliant attorney Jennifer Lenze, founding partner of Lenze Kamerrer Moss Law Firm, PLC inspired them to not let the tragedies of today stop them from building their bright future. We ended the course with the powerful message of focusing on your future and what you love to do in life with our guests @Tina Perkins -Stylist and Realtor. Model and Designer Katarzyna @Actress/Artist @Sandra Vergara. Through the entire session, the teens were engaged as they listened to candid conversations about life, showbiz, art, creativity, movies, money, entrepreneurship, real estate and keeping it real. Special thanks to Deric Challengers Boys & Girls Club, BARNES Los Angeles and the entire team at Passions & Dreams Funding – The Sky’s the Limit I am feeling blessed.