Anyé Donates New Books to U.S. Dream Academy

Special delivery for the U.S. Dream Academy! Teen author Anyé Young makes good on her pledge to donate copies of her new book: Teen Guide to Living With Incarcerated Parents (#TGLWIP). Each of US Dream Academy’s 7 Dream Cities was gifted a copy of the book to help inspire children of incarcerated parents to Dream Bigger & Speak Louder.   …

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#LeadYoung Spotlight: 16-Year-Old Author Anyé Young Shares Tips for Living with an Incarcerated Parent

SparkAction’s #LeadYoung series spotlights young advocates and changemakers, sharing their perspectives and lessons in their own words. The full interview is available online by clicking the SparkAction logo below! After her book, Teen Guide to Living With Incarcerated Parents, was released in June 2018, Anyé Young pledged her support for USDreamAcademy.org: a nonprofit that empowers children most at risk of incarceration by offering …

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Learn about a guide that helps teens living with incarcerated parents

WASHINGTON (ABC7) — For children and families, incarceration is a daily reality that lasts well beyond a jail sentence or prison term. According to the economic policy institute, one in ten African American students has an incarcerated parent. One in four has a parent who is or has been incarcerated. In her new “Teen Guide to Living with Incarcerated Parents” Anye Youngshares …

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Growing Up With an Incarcerated Parent

Aired on July 18, 2018 Teen author, Anyé Young and her mother, LaDàna Drigo, discuss what it was like growing up with an incarcerated parent and how it inspired Anyé to write a book about the difficult subject. Published: 10:21 AM EDT July 18, 2018 by WUSA Channel 9 Washington, D.C.  

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PRESS RELEASE: #TGLWIP Book Launch

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Teen Guide To Living With Incarcerated Parents by Anyé Young A Self-Help Book for Coping During An Age of Mass Incarceration WASHINGTON – May 15, 2018 – PRLog — Anyé Young is a 16-year-old rising senior attending high school in the Washington, D.C. metro area. She is a Dominican-American who steps up to serve her community as a volunteer with RebuildDominica.org — a registered …

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Glambitious Magazine: Author Spotlight

Check out ☆ Anyé ☆ in Glambitious Magazine’s Author Spotlight! Anyé Young is excited to announce her upcoming self-help book for teenagers with incarcerated parents: #TGLWIP. This book isn’t just for teens. Younger children and parents can benefit from the insight this book provides into the psyche and turmoils of a child dealing with the shame, embarrassment and anger a child deals with …

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