Community Initiatives’ new Executive Director Teresa Goodman stands inside the room where a number of kids programs take place, including an after-school and reading program. Community Initiatives is a community-based nonprofit on Grier Street offering a variety of bilingual kid and adult programs for low income Lakelands residents. (Maddy Jones | Index-Journal)
Monday, April 21, 2014 1:16 AM
Teresa Goodman knows how to reach children of all ages. That’s where she got her start in community outreach. Jacarra Watts, 26, remembers how Goodman would reach out to her and other teenagers in the Teen Companions at Bell Street Middle School in Clinton.