WASHINGTON, DC - The Katie Able Foundation (KAF) is happy to announce the public debut of their 13 segment series of the Signs of Times: From A Youth Point of View Youth TV Talk Show currently airing at 3pm on Monday and Thursday on CTV Comcast Channel 76 and Verizon Fios Channel 42. This talk show series will also begin airing on November 12, 2012 on DCTV every other Monday at 8pm and Saturday at 11am on Comcast Channel 95, Verizon/RCN Channel 10.
The mission of this television series is to begin the discussion about Financial Literacy, Entrepreneurship, Life Skills, College, Civic Engagement and other "Real World" topics amongst youth and young adults. The Katie Able Foundation understands that to truly make an impact in the next generation of leaders they must ignite a constant dialogue and engage youth across the nation.Read More
Recently, the Katie Able Foundation has partnered with the legendary boxer, Sugar Ray Leonard, Prince Georges County Police Department, NAACP of Prince Georges County, Prince Georges County Park and Planning and US Community Reinvestment Development Authority, LLC in their fight for Financial Literacy, Obesity, Bullying and Education.
Carmen Johnson the Founder of the Katie Able Foundation grew up in Palmer Park, MD along with Sugar Ray Leonard and she believes, "It's a great honor to be able to give back to our neighborhood with the Champ!"Read More
Meeting with Mr. Jim Estepp at his office to talk about all the great things the Katie Able Foundation are doing in our community.
Mark Shriver was very pleased to know that the Katie Able Foundation teaches Financial Literacy to Job Corp Youth every Tuesday. Mr. Shriver's father, Robert Sargent Shriver, was the husband of Eunice Kennedy Shriver and was part of the Kennedy family, serving in the Kennedy and Johnson administrations. Shriver was the driving force behind the creation of the Peace Corps, founded the Job Corps, Head Start and other programs as the "architect" of Johnson's "War on Poverty" and served as the United States Ambassador to France. Mark Shriver wrote a biography of his father entitled, "A Good Man". The Katie Able Foundation was honored to obtain a signed copy since people like Sargent Shriver are one of the inspirations for why we do what we do.Read More
The "Signs of Times" Documentary is coming soon!
Find out about how the financial crisis that we're enduring has affected this country's youth and what they're going to do about it.Read More