R&B Artist Ne-Yo Helps Foster Youth Succeed in Business

Now here’s a celebrity who’s making a difference in the lives of children in the foster care system!  R&B artist Ne-Yo is the founder of the of the organization The Compound Foundation, an organization that helps children in foster care and group homes to “forge healthy relationships, pursue education and training, teach entrepreneurship basics, and realize their dreams.”  The foundation supports children in the child welfare systemin the state of Georgia through a program called the Future CEO Academy, which teaches children how to create business plans, network, apply for jobs, and other business and job skills. Read more about Ne-Yo and his foundation in this blog posting from the Wall Street Journal.  Additionally, you can find out more about The Compound Foundation here.

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