A Dynamic Conversation With The Amazing Germika Pegram!
Summary: Germika Pegram's involvement to disseminate and ensure the essential aspects regarding healthy living on relationships of individuals, families their environments, and communities, is a high priority that integrates her passion and aptitude to connect with people wholeheartedly. Her observations and expertise concerning the most imperative facets to healthy living and relationships also highlights the significance of how situational factors influence the behaviors of individuals and groups, resiliency and holistic approaches for people to recognize and comprehend. ?Founder of CIRCLE (Community Involvement to Remain Connected and Lead Effectively™) and CIRCLE+™ (Challenging Issues while Revitalizing Communities through Learning Experiences+ (for positive change)™) were developed, as she witnessed a demanding need to create a two-component project that would provide community involvement and trainings of completed service projects. CIRCLE, focuses on service-oriented projects to organize and support the advancement of individuals and families within communities for equality; CIRCLE+, is the second component, which encompasses an immediate follow-up of trainings that relate to the completed service project. Upon completion, volunteers are certified, as a +CIRCLE Leader™. Volunteers are guided and prepared with effective tools by continuing their efforts within communities to implement and develop sustainable solutions. Germika focuses on two of the most profound and unresolved epidemics that effect people of color daily: stigmatization and the impact of racism, which are strongly exhibited throughout society today.