Being authentic at all times and open-minded in all interactions.
Implementation of the diversity of individuals, ideas and expressions.
Providing opportunities for individuals to recognize their full potential for personal development and creativeness.
Providing excellence through training and workshops.
We will devote the time and energy necessary to educate, advocate and mentor students of all backgrounds in the Dallas Metroplex and Oakcliff areas.
Working with children was supposed to
be a short term commitment, but it became a life-long journey. I'm so fortunate to be able to impact the lives of youth in my communities, all while partnering with some of the most passionate and driven mentors and educational partners in Dallas.
MAKING A DIFFERENCE
FROM POVERTY TO PROSPERITY
AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS
When you have a community project that needs to be done, look no further than Emergent Visionaries Inc, South OakCliff's first nonprofit that was created by a black woman that has multiple trades under her belt and can teach all trades. We innovate. We deliver.
Emergent Visionaries Incorporated was founded in 2016 by our current Executive Director, Francine Hawkins-Alegeh. Over the last 7 years she has mentored in the Irving ISD and Carrollton Farmers Branch ISD school districts. Francine has served on several advisory boards and construction organizations board of directors the last 10 years. Positions held included President and Vice President. Technology is her passion. She has earned degrees and certifications in computer aided design, construction, Audio Visual, electronics, electricity, plumbing, project management, construction management and business. She works full time as a Senior CAD Technician and has 2 nights and weekends businesses. Alegeh Drafting Services and F. D. Hawkins Painting and Remodeling. She has worked in many industries but one thing remains unchanged – her dedication to educating and mentoring students.
OAKCLIFF CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
REGIONAL HISPANIC CONTRACTORS ASSOCIATION
PHI THETA KAPPA
THE NATIONAL SOCIETY OF LEADERSHIP AND SUCCESS
BLACK CONTRACTORS ASSOCIATION
Basic Construction Training
Basic Electronics and AV Training
Basic CAD and Drafting Training
Basic Computer Training
NEF Construction Programs
Infocomm Training and Certifications
NEF CAD Drafting and Design Competition
To be a leading organization in the Southern Sector of Dallas that provides work preparedness in the construction and engineering fields to break the cycle of poverty.