Impact

Dream Big

Dream Big

By Troy Vincent Sr. We all have big dreams and we imagine what and where we want to be in life. Let’s focus our intentions, our actions and our commitment to allow these dreams to play out in our lives. Are your dreams just imaginary or have you put pen to paper? Dreams don’t become reality...
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Mom & Son Event

Mom & Son Event

By Tommi Vincent During the National Football League Draft, we hosted the moms and sons of the Walverly-Belmont Bulldogs of Nashville, TN. We were asked on many occasions why not invite the fathers. There was an assumption they would have a greater appreciation for the experience. There is a very simple explanation why the moms...
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Our Issue: We all have a role in fighting sexual assault

Our Issue: We all have a role in fighting sexual assault

By: Desiré Vincent Levy Almost three years ago, my husband, DeAndré and I launched Our Issue to raise money to support the ongoing effort of processing over 11,000 neglected rape kits that were found in an abandoned Detroit warehouse. We joined the effort of many individuals and a few organizations that were active across the...
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Vincent Country Safe Zone Activity Day 2019

Vincent Country Safe Zone Activity Day 2019

By Tommi Vincent On July 24, 2018 I took a site visit to Humphries Elementary School in Atlanta, Georgia to evaluate the school community, and determine if it was the next location for Vincent Country Safe Zone Activity Day during Super Bowl week. Every student deserves to receive a high-quality education with equitable resources available...
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To Vote or Not to Vote – Excuse Me?!

To Vote or Not to Vote – Excuse Me?!

By Tommi Vincent Why does voting matter? It is an opportunity to allow your voice to ring throughout the nation. This year, for the 2018 midterm elections, our son Taron will have the opportunity to vote for the first time! That is a big deal. He will be traveling home from Ohio State University to...
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Never Take Fun For Granted

Never Take Fun For Granted

During NFL Draft week in Dallas, TX, we had the honor and privilege to serve the St. Philip’s School and Community Center. VINCENT COUNTRY along with our selfless sponsors and volunteers sowed intentional seeds of fun. By Tommi Vincent A child’s ability to have fun is extremely important. We must never take fun for granted. If children do not see adults having fun, what do they have to look forward to?  A child’s eyes capture their outlook on their future. Our objective was to create a carefree SAFE ZONE of activities...
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Touched by the Spirit of History

Touched by the Spirit of History

By Desiré Vincent Levy. Partially excerpted from aclu.org Earlier this year, I, along with my parents and husband DeAndre, travelled to Alabama with the Faith and Politics Institute for Congressman John Lewis’ Congressional Civil Rights Pilgrimage. We visited civil rights monuments in Birmingham and Montgomery, Alabama, before heading to Selma to commemorate Bloody Sunday. As we reflected on the...
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