About Jamila Banks

Jamila Banks is a Motivator, Mentor, and Entrepreneur with a diverse background in arenas such as social services, mental health, environmental advocacy, and education. She is Founder and Executive Director of Foster & Banks Walk in Faith Foundation, an environmentally friendly, social services 501(c)(3) organization located in Los Angeles, CA. She as also a key member of The Pollination Project team serving as our Marketing Assistant, and Leads the Youth Grantmaking Team.

Youth Leadership in LA

It has been an honor to serve as the Leader for the Youth Leadership Fellowship Program for 2016. I am so thankful for the experience and opportunity to have been involved with such spiritually rewarding, heart felt work. The Youth Development Fellowship has been an incredible experience and journey that [...]

Youth Leadership in LA 2017-03-01T18:43:08+00:00

A Grantee Love Story

Have you ever been so frustrated with a person or situation that you thought your mind would explode? We can’t do this work alone. No one can live this life alone. In this day and age, in the state of such a chaotic, and unbalanced world, everyone needs someone. We [...]

A Grantee Love Story 2016-12-16T13:44:15+00:00

Charles Orgbon in The Ohio Valley Environmental Coalition Press

Youth Environmental Leader Charles Orgbon III Tours MTR Sites with OVEC, December 2016 Go to article "Back in summer, Charles Orgbon, III, contacted OVEC Organizer Dustin White on Facebook, hoping that Dustin could help arrange a flyover of mountain removal sites in October. Charles would be in WV then, to [...]

Charles Orgbon in The Ohio Valley Environmental Coalition Press 2017-01-25T12:38:54+00:00

Hashem Abushama in Indiana’s Earlham College News

Earlhamite selected for prestigious Rhodes Scholarship in historic launch of Middle East program, November 2016 Go to article "Hashem Abu Sham'a ’17 has been selected as one of just three Rhodes Scholars by the Rhodes Trust for its inaugural Syria, Jordan, Lebanon and Palestine program. Rhodes Scholars are chosen on [...]

Hashem Abushama in Indiana’s Earlham College News 2017-01-25T12:39:26+00:00
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