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  

7 people found this review helpful

Im a volunteer for sedreck fields foundation. This organiztion has over 10 volunteer opportunity for every one to help in volunteering. My favorite is the mothers tears volunteer opportunity.

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

After I complete my volunteer hours, the owner Dionne Fields send a personal thank you. Most of all she makes me feel apart of a huge team that is changing the world.

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

I would not change anything about this wonderful organization.

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

I loved volunteering for an organization who loves helping women and children.

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

Sedreck Fields Foundation has the kindess and friendly volunteers and staff.

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

sedreck fields foundation has been around since 1999. They would use any type of funding to help millions of women and children in other states.

Ways to make it better...

n/a

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

lack of funding

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

Dionne Fields president/ceo of sedreck fields foundation has a unbeleiveable heart of Gold.

How frequently have you been involved with the organization?

About every month

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2010-4-01

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Thanks to everyone for all the kind and wonderful encouraging words. may God continue to bless each and everyone of you. love,Dionne Fields

Rating: 5 stars  

8 people found this review helpful

Sedreck Fields Foundation 24 hour food pantry. provided me and my 4 children with enough food and house hold items to help me until I got my 1st pay check. I thank God for a place to go to between pay periods.

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

I was able to meet some of the kindness people in the world. The owner Dionne Fields came to my home a couple of months later to see if there is anything else she could do to help my children.

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

n/a

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

I enjoyed when the owner Dionne Fields came to my home, to see if she could help us with anything else for my kids.

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

The most wonderful volunteers in the world

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

sedreck fields foundation would help the entire country.

Ways to make it better...

When the owner came to visit, my house was clean lol.

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

funding

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

sedreck fields foundation is the only organization is the world that provides funding for young athletes in sports and a 24 hour food pantry!!

How frequently have you been involved with the organization?

About every six months

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2008-10-01

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7 people found this review helpful

I also read about 10,000 Volunteer hours.This book great for any one who loves reading about the history of thier favorite charity.After reading this book, I was so amaze of all the service and programs sedreck fields foundation.

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

One of my favorite women charity in the world.

How frequently have you been involved with the organization?

One time

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2007-7-01

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7 people found this review helpful

This by far has been the best organization to volunteer in the world. Due to lack of funding the owner Dionne Fields has been writing books from home to raise money for the sedreck fields foundation.

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

Even with lack of funding sedreck fields foundation continue to help women and children in need.

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

we would find a grant writer to help us with funding.

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

Sedreck Fields Foundation has a goal of helping one million women with chrildren

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

The staff is just awesome.

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

sedreck fields foundation would help 10 million women and 10 million children.

Ways to make it better...

If we had more funding to work with.

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

grants and funding.

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

The owner Dionne Fields has a heart, like no other person on this earth.

How frequently have you been involved with the organization?

About every month

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2010-4-01

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5 people found this review helpful

Sedreck Fields Foundation is still in business. Eleven hard years with out any grants or funding. This is an organization of faith and hope.Dionne Fields the founder and ceo writes and publish books from her home to raise money to continue this beautiful organization for women and children.

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

With no funding and no grants for 11 years. The owner still keep fighting each day to help someone in need. With just a little support she could change the world.

How frequently have you been involved with the organization?

About every month

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2010-3-01

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Rating: 5 stars  

6 people found this review helpful

When ever I would drop off a package or deliver mail to sedreck fields foundation. I notice a long line wrap from corner to corner with women and children, so happy to get help from a friendly and caring place in their community.

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

sedreck fields foundation is not just another organization. Its a place where you can go to for help,support,encouragement,love.

How frequently have you been involved with the organization?

About every month

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2004-6-01

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6 people found this review helpful

This is the only nonprofit organization that is target to helping women and thier children get on thier feet. I help volunteer at sedreck fields foundation 24 hour food pantry.

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

I volunteered at night, not knowing that thier would be about a hundred women with children in line to get help. Most organiztion owners would be at home sleep. But Dionne Fields was working hard to help every mother in child.

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

I would ask tell people to come back another time,when our food pantry runs out of food.

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

Sedreck Fields Foundation goes above and beyond to help service women and thier children with dozenss of free programs.

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

The entire staff was very kind and helpful

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

sedreck fields foundation would help 10 million women get on their feet.

Ways to make it better...

The food pantry didnt run out of food. We had ran out of food after serving 234 women and children on a tuesday after noon.

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

Getting a grant or some type of sponsor.

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

The owner one of the nicest person in the world.

How frequently have you been involved with the organization?

About once a year

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2007-9-01

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7 people found this review helpful

10,000 Volunteer Opportunity was the total hours volunteer by the founder and owner of sedreck fields foundation in 2008. After reading this book, I was so amaze of all the service and programs sedreck fields foundation offers for free.

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

I have read the book 10,000 volunteer hours at sedreck fields foundation. www.lulu.com/content/7426736

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

none

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

I have read sedreck fields foundation book.This book is the organization fundraiser.

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

After reading about the sedreck fields foundation, wow they have an amazing volunteer staff.

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

They would rebuild the state of Georgia one family at a time.

Ways to make it better...

n/a

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

funding and support.

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

Dionne Fields the president and ceo of sedreck fields foundation has a heart that most christians dont have in this day in time. All she wants is to help people.

How frequently have you been involved with the organization?

One time

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2010-2-01

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7 people found this review helpful

I knew this organization has a scholarship fund for college athletes. I request help for books for my last semester in school.

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

I receive two boxes in the mail, ups truck drop off two boxes from this organizatio. I open the 1st box school supplies, 2nd box snacks and goodies plus a money order for books for school.

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

none

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

sedreck fields foundation really wants to help people, and our youth succeed. They have services and programs to help women and childen end poverty.

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

wow, they where so helpful

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

They would help this entire nation get on its feet.

Ways to make it better...

If i had volunteer the next day.

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

building and funding

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

Those two boxes of school supplies,food,money for books lasted me the entire semester in school.

How frequently have you been involved with the organization?

About once a year

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2009-3-01

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7 people found this review helpful

I called this organization late on night to leave a voice message for help. In about 2 hours later the owner Dionne Fields called and ask for my home address.

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

The next day, when i open my door. My steps was loaded with boxes of food, new clothes, new shoes for both of my kids.

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

n/a

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

They was so over joy to help me and my kids get on our feet.

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

They where all very kind and helpful

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

They would help 20 million women and children.

Ways to make it better...

I had more time to spend with the founder.

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

they need a building and transportation asap!

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

This is the most down to earth organization in the world. They really enjoy helping people from the heart.

How frequently have you been involved with the organization?

About once a year

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2008-7-01

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