News - The Motivational Edge
December 19, 2016

Sun Sentinel – A helping HANDY

HANDY keeps children focused on their futures with tutoring, life coaching sessions, field trips and scholarships. In less than a year with the agency, Rosean has […]
December 12, 2016

OIC of South Florida Youth FORCE Presents:

OIC of South Florida brings cultural enrichment and positive youth development activities to Silver Lakes Middle School through the Youth FORCE afterschool program funded by the […]
September 20, 2016

Arts Based Youth Development Agency Expands to Tampa through Department of Children & Families

9.20.2016 (Tampa, FL) Many young people lack the resources and guidance needed to achieve their maximum potential. Especially at-risk youth that are in the system of […]
September 15, 2016

Lyrical Expression Helps Unaccompanied Immigrant Children Heal From Violence & Abuse

9.15.16 (Miami, FL) Immigrant children new to this Country often find difficulty adjusting to a new way of life as they flee from violence and abuse, […]
September 6, 2016

Social Enterprise Entrepreneur Revolutionizes Educational Landscape with a Unique Fusion of Cultural Arts, Academics & Fun

(Miami, FL) Educator and entrepreneur Ian Welsch MS.Ed knows how to motivate students to succeed! For 15 years, he has been helping thousands of young community […]
July 7, 2016

The Miami Herald – Irie Weekend

DJ Irie has the ability to get people excited about basketball games, parties, music and charity. During his annual fundraising event known as Irie Weekend, the […]
December 15, 2015

Utilizing The Arts as a Therapeutic Tool

In less than two years, and more than 25 teaching artists and 18,000+ instructional hours later we have been given the opportunity to provide critically needed […]
December 6, 2015

Providing Services to Adults at Camillus House and Health

As of December 2015, The Motivational Edge is providing Lyrical Expression classes and music instrument lessons to males and females between the ages of 22-40, receiving […]
November 22, 2015

The Motivational Edge Fuses Music & Technology For Local Youth

The Motivational Edge, Irie Foundation, Affective Radio Network and iTECH, have all partnered up to bring new music and technology educational opportunities to middle and high […]
November 1, 2015

October Employee of the Month: Marcy Suarez

When you first walk into the Irie Foundation Allapattah Music and Literacy Center (IF AMLC), you’re not only greeted by smiling students, but also by Marcy […]