Winners of the 5th Annual Essay Contest

THEME: “Aspirations for the Future: What Gives You Hope”

Hope Moments – 1st Place Winner, 5th Annual Essay Contest

      "There's hope It doesn't cost a thing to smile You don't have to pay to laugh You better thank God for that." -India Arie The R & B...
Celebrate the Day

Celebrate the Day – 2nd Place Winner, 5th Annual Essay Contest

I believe hope is where you find it, begging to be renewed. Hope regained is even more precious because you know the value of...
Love is Hope

Hope is Love – 3rd Place (Tie) Winner, 5th Annual Essay Contest

What gives me hope is knowing there is a God who is watching over me on a daily basis. To go even farther, I...

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Keep Smilin’ – Honorable Mention 15th Annual Essay Contest

Dear Positivity, I have a confession to make to you Positivity: I want to be you. People always said I was you, because I would flash...