The Prevent Bullying Now and Hey U.G.L.Y.- Unique Gifted Lovable You message has reached over a million students through our work with schools, community organizations, youth development professionals and our: website, radio show, Empathy Learning Activity Plans, in-school presentations and teen/tween task force programs to end bullying, obesity and racism. Since the number one influencer of teens and tweens is their peers, with media and family coming in second and third, we design all of our programs to empower the students to be a part of the solution. We do this through the following initiatives:
HeyUGLY.org website for tweens and teens (adults admit liking this site
too) which includes cool celebrity quotes about self-esteem and
87% have not been bullied since the presentation;
86% reported not bullying anyone
Bullying Bystanders Unite - pledge program educating
youth and adults on how to safely come to the aid of someone being
7. HUE-MAN BEING Project(tm) which is a diversity-driven program to impress upon students, and illuminate to adults that we are all brothers and sisters simply "hued" variously. (Art and music components available)
Apologize which encourages youth, and adults,
to take responsibility for their bullying behaviors by
seeking out those they have bullied and apologizing.
10. Love Yourself Enough Campaign to empower youth to take the steps THEY individually need to be whole and live their lives ON PURPOSE.
11. Suicide Prevention to help those bullied, those who
exhibit bullying behaviors and bystanders
get in touch with and heal the pain inside of them.