Global Empowerment Project

Global Empowerment Project is the brainchild of three extraordinary men: internationally known photographer and filmmaker, Marc Baptiste, Hoods to Woods founder and visual artist. Brian “Deka” Paupaw and awarded Emergency Medicine Physician, Dr. Robert Gore. In this docu-series you see the men travel North America, South America, the Caribbean and Asia filming their philanthropic experiences…

Hoods to Woods

So many children growing up in urban areas have rarely had the opportunity to travel outside of their immediate surroundings or have unfamiliar life experiences. Hoods to Woods is a unique foundation that gives youth, ages 11 to 17, the ability to partake in activities such as hiking, indoor rock climbing, snowboarding, camping and more.…

Lil Ragamuffin Summer Camp

Feeling home sick and wanting to do something meaningful, Zebi Williams then 18 in 2002, travelled home armed two trunks full of summer camp supplies.  From that trip and being overlooked by organizations that were to busy to engage with her on a personal level, Williams created Lil Ragamuffin Summer Camp.  Now in it’s 9th…