Care for Youth in Crisis

FIRSTMED

We are excited for the opportunity of partnership with FirstMed Health and Wellness Center, a nonprofit providing discounted health care for low-income and underserved patients. As FirstMed opened its second clinic in Las Vegas Valley early this month, we had the exciting experience of teaching. TEP Founder Esther Rodriguez-Brown, who…

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Partnership for Education

Education

It is no secret that where education is concerned, Nevada often finds itself well below average. According to a 2015 report by the Nevada State Legislature division of research, Nevada is experiencing a graduation rate of 68%. Upon closer inspection of this number you will find that Blacks, Hispanics, and…

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Coffee, Film & World Day Against Trafficking in Persons

WDAT

Join The Embracing Project Board Members, The Track Cast & Producers for a film screening to celebrate World Day Against Trafficking in Persons. ‘The Track’ a film that highlights the sexual exploitation of children will be screened held from 8:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m., Saturday July 30 at downtown coffee house, The Beat,…

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2016 LVFF Best Local Feature, The Track

LVFF

The Track continues to spread a message of awareness of the sexual exploitation of children. The Track Cast & Producers continue to celebrate this homegrown film’s success as the Las Vegas Film Festival has embraced the movie, electing The Track the festival’s “Best Local Feature”. We look forward to celebrating Freedom and joining the…

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The Track

The Track

We are thrilled at the success of The Track, a film which focuses on bringing awareness to the issue of sexual exploitation of children. The Embracing Project Founder Esther Brown & Board Member Missy Yager were honored for the opportunity to participate in the making of the film. We are thrilled to celebrate the success of the…

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Corinthia Peoples & The Harlem Fine Arts Show

Fine Arts

The Harlem Fine Arts Show (HFAS) is the largest traveling African Diasporic art show in the United States. Since its inception in 2009, HFAS has had over 80,000+ visitors, traveled to 10+ cities as well as showcased 100+ artists and galleries. As the largest traveling African Diasporic art show in…

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World Day Against Child Labour

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Some of you may know that June 12 marks the World Day Against Child Labor. Every year, this special day is given an overall theme to focus on. This year, the focus for World Day Against Child Labour  was placed on child labour and supply chains. With 168 million children still in child labour,…

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Wear Purple for Peace

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Monday was a fun observation day that promotes peace in the world by wearing purple. Although the day is tied with a quirky theme to promote peace with aliens the point is that peace,part of this world or not, is a subject to associate with The Embracing Project! I am thankful…

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Private screening of The Track

The Track, a film highlighting the realities of sex trafficking, will be having a private screening at UNLV’s Student Union Theater on Tuesday, April 19th, 2016, at 7:00pm. Our founder Esther Brown takes part in the film and the screening will benefit The Embracing Project. Please visit the following for…

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