Erika Malone (May 2018)


Ericka Malone is a real firecracker!  She is coachable and is truly discovering her talent, passion, and dream as she grows through our F.I. University course Talent Discovery and Development. She is a mom-preneur who works diligently to balance work, life, and a career everyday.  She is an encourager, a supporter, cheerleader, and coach.  Congratulations, … Continue reading Erika Malone (May 2018)

Preston Owens (April 2018)


Preston Owens is on his way to greatness … and he’s taking a lot of people with him! His new business, Gaming to Greatness, is really taking off with interest in his innovative program exploding across social media. We’re so proud of Preston and really see him becoming the superstar that he’s always dreamed of … Continue reading Preston Owens (April 2018)

Richard Sabo (March 2018)


Please help us congratulate Richard Sabo for making the decision to take back control of his life.   Rich is one of our newest Family Members.  He is so serious about transforming his life that he has enrolled in our Push to Prosperity  Coaching Program and is excited about getting his life back on track.  … Continue reading Richard Sabo (March 2018)

Leigah Carroll (January 2018)


Leigah is a true Firecracker!  She saw a need among young people her age to share their hurts and experiences and is creating a safe place for them to share and grow.  Our awesome firecracker for the month of January 2018 is a statement of how Moving Beyond Hope’s 1-on-1 Coaching changes peoples’ lives. “MBH … Continue reading Leigah Carroll (January 2018)

Sheryl Mendoza (December 2017)


What is a Firecracker?  It’s someone who’s tough, exciting, and energetic and that describes Sheryl Mendoza to a tee.  She started off the year as one of our Mover and Shaker Award Winners and moved on to teach at several of our Oriana House sites, produce her own television show “Akron Today,” and has joined … Continue reading Sheryl Mendoza (December 2017)

Jessyca Blake (November 2017)


When I think of someone who is charismatic, intelligent, kind, and passionate, I think of Jessyca Blake.  She’s always there making sure that I’m aware of what’s going on in our community and which events I should attend.  She even makes sure that I’m seen by all the VIP’s! Not only is Jessyca one of … Continue reading Jessyca Blake (November 2017)

Katie Loeffler (October 2017)


Please welcome our newest Firecracker Award winner, Katie Loeffler!  Katie has really been in the zone these last few months.  She just finished our Financial Independence University with flying colors and she’s laser focused on changing her family’s life and making 2017 the best year ever.  Katie is the amazing mother of two beautiful girls and the wife … Continue reading Katie Loeffler (October 2017)

Lance Besse (September 2017)


Want to know what it takes to be one of our Firecracker Award Winners?  Just look to Lance Besse for inspiration.  Despite financial struggles, a change in his marital status, and the loss of two beloved pets this year, Lance has pushed through the pain and fought for what matters to him.  He completed our … Continue reading Lance Besse (September 2017)

Sharon Ealy (July 2017)


Want to know what’s better than being named one of our Firecracker Award Winners?  It’s being recognized TWICE in the same year!  Our very own Sharon Ealy was named our February Firecracker and we’re nominating her again because of all the amazing work that she’s been doing with her Mindset 4 Success business.  Not only … Continue reading Sharon Ealy (July 2017)