Sedreck Fields Foundation

Rating: 5 stars   55 reviews

Issues: Children & Youth, Human Services, Sports

Location: 3393 Peachtree Rd NE BuckHead Atlanta GA 30326 USA

Mission: In the near future, I plan to purchase a new facility, from my entire book earning from the sedreck fields foundation & scholarship fund. We are an organization that is helping support a healthier generation of kids thru sports. Sedreck Fields Foundation helps boys & girls in all 145 sports. Our center in the community also, provides fun and affordable sports and fitness programs. Playing sports helps control weight, builds lean muscle, reduces fat, promotes strong bone, muscle and joint development, and decreases the risk of obesity. When children participate in some type of exercise, like individual or team sports. They are less likely to begin using illegal drugs, Less likely to begin using alcohol, less likely to skip school, Less likely to become teenage pregnancy.
Results: We have help low income women with children get on thier feet. 40% are now in our working mothers program which comes with exta incentive each month. We are now helping more youth athletes with opportunity for jr olympics games. College athetes with funding for books not included in their scholarship plus help with box school supplies and snacks. We also help with christams toys thru toys for tots.
Target demographics: women with children,youth athletes ages 4-18 years old, college athletes ages 18-24 years old, working mothers special program help with gas cards,clothing and food voucher for mother and her kids, contest each month for working mothers give away free spas, gift baskets,gift certificate,ect..
Direct beneficiaries per year: single family house hold
Geographic areas served: Global
Programs: 1.Every Time I breathe - For every child who mother or father has passed away, we send each child and inspirational card from the heart. 2.Get-Well wishes - We mail out hundreds of get-well cards to critical ill children at all the Ronald Mc Donald House Charities. 3. My Homeless Child - We make birthday cards and birthday cakes to all the homeless children in a shelter on their birthdays. 4. A Mothers Tears - We send hundreds of encourage poems and purple ribbons to mothers all around the world who has lost a son or daughter due to death or illness, military war. https://www.facebook.com/SedreckFieldsFoundation

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Rating: 5 stars  

The Sedreck Fields Foundation should have a community yard sale, to raise money to purchase a new building for your organization this year.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

Hire a fundraising coordinator in Atlanta, Georgia.

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Definitely

How much of an impact do you think this organization has?

Life-changing

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2014

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The Sedreck Fields Foundation should also contact other Real Estate office, to see if someone could donate a building or a home for your organization.

The City of Atlanta is a big city, try Remax they may can help.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

Host a community garage sale, to raise money for The Sedreck Fields Foundation 2014.

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Definitely

How much of an impact do you think this organization has?

Life-changing

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2014

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I was able to make and send cards to women who has lost a son or daughter all across the country.

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

best place to volunteer in the world

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

Raise more money, so they can continue to help more people.

What I've enjoyed the most about my experience with this nonprofit is...

All the love and support

The kinds of staff and volunteers that I met were...

ages 4-35 years old

If this organization had 10 million bucks, it could...

help 10 million women with children get on thier feet for 10 years!!!

Ways to make it better...

I was able to make a financial contribution.

In my opinion, the biggest challenges facing this organization are...

a building and transportation

One thing I'd also say is that...

Dionne Fields has a heart of gold.

How frequently have you been involved with the organization?

About every month

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2010-5-01

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You should contact a local Real Estate agent, to see if someone could donate a building or a home for your organization. Atlanta is a big city, try century 21 they may can help.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

building fund drive

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2014

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Praying for a miracle for The Sedreck Fields Foundation, to continue to help others in need all across America this day.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

I pray a good grant writer, will donate their time to help you.

How does this organization compare with others in the same sector?

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Life-changing

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Dear, Sedreck Fields Foundation and Dionne Fields. Im sorry about the lost of your mother (Theresita Fields)on Friday October 26, 2012. My prayers are with you and your family, during your lost. I know your mother will be proud of all the wonderful things, you are trying to do to help others in need.http://theresit.webs.com/

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Life-changing

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2012

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Im so excited about your new service, for patients, with uterine cancer and stroke.
Im so sorry you lost both of your parents from both of these deadly disease.
I hope a door would open soon, from someone donating a building to this wonderful organization.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

You should contact some local artist in Atlanta, to do a benefit concert to raise money for a building for The Sedreck Fields Foundation.

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Life-changing

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I really do hope you all, receive a building soon. I will be happy to help you with all your grand opening event. Your 24 hour food pantry, will help a lot of struggling families in the Atlanta community.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

The city would donate a abandoned building, to this organization today.

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Life-changing

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If have been trying for months to be a volunteer, at their 24 hour food pantry. They are still in need of funding for a building. Im still waiting to voulunteer, I hope they get help soon, to purchase a new building.

Would you volunteer for this group again?

Definitely

For the time you spent, how much of an impact did you feel your work or activity had?

Life-changing

Did the organization use your time wisely?

Very Well

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Definitely

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2012

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I heard about, what had happen to your building a couple of years ago. A lady donated the use of her building to the Sedreck Fields Foundation. And six month later, she lost the building in foreclosure.
And im so sorry about you losing, both of your parents. I hope the Atlanta community, will help your organization with a building soon.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

A grant writer to raise funding, for this organization today.

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Life-changing

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I pray that God will touch someone heart, to donate a building to this wonderful organization this year.
Thanks for helping my daughter, get on her feet.
She told me that the founder of this organization, took money out of her own purse to help my daughter and my 3 granddaughters in need.
Thank You.

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I would like to donate a building to this organization. I just don't have the means right now.

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Life-changing

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2014

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I would love to volunteer at the sedreck fields foundation.
Soon as your organization gets a building, through donation or private funding.
I would love to volunteer at least twice a week.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

set up a build fund, for this organization.

Would you volunteer for this group again?

Definitely

For the time you spent, how much of an impact did you feel your work or activity had?

Life-changing

Did the organization use your time wisely?

Very Well

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Definitely

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2014

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I,m so sorry, that you lost your father on June 30, 2014.

Please let me know, when you all get a building.

A group of us from work would like to bring some home cook meals.I cant wait until your 24 hour food pantry and clothes closet opens.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

raise more funding for a building.

How does this organization compare with others in the same sector?

Very Well

How much of an impact do you think this organization has?

Life-changing

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Definitely

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2014

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Please let me know, when you all get a building. A group of us from work would like to bring some home cook meals.I cant wait until your 24 hour food pantry and clothes closet opens.

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Definitely

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Definitely

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Definitely

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2012

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