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build yourself up academy

living life to your potential

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BYUA is a non-profit organization built on the principles of ETHICS, EDUCATION and EFFICACY . Our mission is to provide an atmosphere of positivity and self motivation within our programming by introducing opportunities and resources to the youth and adults in the community that will help to advance their growth and knowledge as it pertains to their lives and careers. We strive to promote self motivation and encourage individuals to live life to their full potential by providing to necessary tools/resources they need to succeed in a local and accessible setting/environment.

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We at BYUA are unique in that we find ways to make sure that individuals have the necessary tools and resources needed to succeed by hosting free events that cater to specific needs of most people

OUR EVENTS
  • Back to School Giveaway!
    Back to School Giveaway!
    Time is TBD
    Location is TBD
    Location is TBD
    Location is TBD
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  • 2nd Annual Build Yourself Up Basketball Tournament (1)
    2nd Annual Build Yourself Up Basketball Tournament (1)
    Sat, May 18
    Marietta
    Marietta, 510 Lawrence St NE, Marietta, GA 30060, USA
    Marietta, 510 Lawrence St NE, Marietta, GA 30060, USA
    This will be a basketball tournament hosted by Build Yourself Up Academy non-profit to raise funds for our annual Build Your Knowledge Scholarship.
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  • Thanksgiving Giveback 2023
    Thanksgiving Giveback 2023
    Sat, Nov 18
    Atlanta
    Atlanta, 2829 Overlook Pkwy, Atlanta, GA 30339, USA
    Atlanta, 2829 Overlook Pkwy, Atlanta, GA 30339, USA
    RSVP for a FREE TURKEY OR HAM THIS THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY!
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  • $5 RAFFLE Christmas $250 Giveaway @ TARGET!
    $5 RAFFLE Christmas $250 Giveaway @ TARGET!
    Mon, Nov 13
    CHRISTMAS RAFFLE!
    CHRISTMAS RAFFLE!
    CHRISTMAS RAFFLE!
    $5 RAFFLES FOR A $250 SHOPPING SPREE FOR YOUR CHILD @ TARGET!
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  • Holiday Party Gift-a-thon!
    Holiday Party Gift-a-thon!
    Fri, Dec 23
    Atlanta
    Atlanta, 2829 Overlook Pkwy, Atlanta, GA 30339, USA
    Atlanta, 2829 Overlook Pkwy, Atlanta, GA 30339, USA
    Come Join Us for a Holiday Party for the kids and adults! We will be raffling off gifts for 10 lucky families and all kids in attendance will receive at least one gift! We will be making gingerbread houses, hot cocoa, making paper snowflakes, ornaments and much more!
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  • GIVE THANKS GIVEBACK
    GIVE THANKS GIVEBACK
    Sat, Nov 19
    Atlanta
    Atlanta, 2829 Overlook Pkwy, Atlanta, GA 30339, USA
    Atlanta, 2829 Overlook Pkwy, Atlanta, GA 30339, USA
    drive-thru & pick up your thanksgiving bundles! All bundles include yummy thanksgiving side dishes and either a chicken, turkey or ham.
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  • Build Yourself Up Basketball Tournament
    Build Yourself Up Basketball Tournament
    Sat, Oct 08
    Marietta
    Marietta, 510 Lawrence St NE, Marietta, GA 30060, USA
    Marietta, 510 Lawrence St NE, Marietta, GA 30060, USA
    This will be a basketball tournament hosted by Build Yourself Up Academy non-profit to raise funds for our annual Build Your Knowledge Scholarship.
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  • MIND YOUR MENTAL KICKBALL TOURNAMENT
    MIND YOUR MENTAL KICKBALL TOURNAMENT
    Sat, Jun 04
    Douglasville
    Douglasville, 8830 Gurley Rd, Douglasville, GA 30134, USA
    Douglasville, 8830 Gurley Rd, Douglasville, GA 30134, USA
    Destined Too, Fit for the Future, Girls Who Bike and Build Yourself Up Academy have joined forces in the name of mental health to bring you the Mind Your Mental Kickball Tournament. This tournament will be a super fun and interactive way to combat stigma and bring awareness to mental health struggle
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  • Blacker The Berry Soiree (2022)
    Blacker The Berry Soiree (2022)
    Sat, Feb 19
    Courtyard by Marriott Atlanta Vinings/Ga
    Courtyard by Marriott Atlanta Vinings/Ga, 2829 Overlook Pkwy, Atlanta, GA 30339, USA
    Courtyard by Marriott Atlanta Vinings/Ga, 2829 Overlook Pkwy, Atlanta, GA 30339, USA
    Black History Month fun and games! Come learn more about black history and how our ancestors built themselves up!
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  • Vision Board Victory!
    Vision Board Victory!
    Sat, Feb 05
    Atlanta
    Atlanta, 2829 Overlook Pkwy, Atlanta, GA 30339, USA
    Atlanta, 2829 Overlook Pkwy, Atlanta, GA 30339, USA
    Who doesn't like a good vision board party?! Creating a vision board with purpose, creates a manifesting power to be able to see your visions come to fruition! But only if you believe :) Now let's create!
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  • Build Your Wealth, Invest N Your Life
    Build Your Wealth, Invest N Your Life
    Sat, Jan 29
    Atlanta
    Atlanta, 2829 Overlook Pkwy, Atlanta, GA 30339, USA
    Atlanta, 2829 Overlook Pkwy, Atlanta, GA 30339, USA
    This event will highlight the importance of setting up your financial future and what it looks like to begin on your generational wealth journey!
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  • LETS TACO BOUT IT - DEL TACO DONATION FUNDRAISER FOR BYK SCHOLARSHIP
    LETS TACO BOUT IT - DEL TACO DONATION FUNDRAISER FOR BYK SCHOLARSHIP
    Mon, Nov 29
    Smyrna
    Smyrna, 4300 East-West Connector, Smyrna, GA 30082, USA
    Smyrna, 4300 East-West Connector, Smyrna, GA 30082, USA
    Just come grab some food from Del Taco on 11/29 and if you mention Build Yourself Up Academy at checkout, then 20 % of your total order cost will be donated to Build Yourself Up Academy and the Build Your Knowledge Scholarship!
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  • BYK Scholarship Fundraiser @ CHIPOTLE
    BYK Scholarship Fundraiser @ CHIPOTLE
    Wed, Nov 17
    Austell
    Austell, 3999 Austell Rd, Austell, GA 30106, USA
    Austell, 3999 Austell Rd, Austell, GA 30106, USA
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  • BECOME A SAMS CLUB MEMBER !
    BECOME A SAMS CLUB MEMBER !
    Mon, Nov 01
    Member Registration
    Member Registration
    Member Registration
    Join SAMS Club as a new member, and 25% of your membership costs will be donated to Build Yourself Up Academy towards funding our 3rd annual Build Your Knowledge Scholarship!
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  • BOSS LADY BOOK SIGNING
    BOSS LADY BOOK SIGNING
    Sat, Sep 25
    Atlanta
    Atlanta, 2829 Overlook Pkwy, Atlanta, GA 30339, USA
    Atlanta, 2829 Overlook Pkwy, Atlanta, GA 30339, USA
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  • MONTHLY GIVEBACK WITH TRU ACADEMY (1)
    MONTHLY GIVEBACK WITH TRU ACADEMY (1)
    Sat, Mar 27
    The Gathering Spot Parking Lot
    The Gathering Spot Parking Lot, 384 Northyards Blvd NW, Atlanta, GA 30313, USA
    The Gathering Spot Parking Lot, 384 Northyards Blvd NW, Atlanta, GA 30313, USA
    MARCH GIVEBACK : This month we are giving out HYGIENE BAGS & KIND BARS to the homeless community in ATL. if you would like to volunteer with us, register for this event and we will reach out to you with more information!
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  • Blacker The Berry Soiree (1)
    Blacker The Berry Soiree (1)
    Sat, Feb 20
    Courtyard by Marriott Atlanta Vinings/Ga
    Courtyard by Marriott Atlanta Vinings/Ga, 2829 Overlook Pkwy, Atlanta, GA 30339, USA
    Courtyard by Marriott Atlanta Vinings/Ga, 2829 Overlook Pkwy, Atlanta, GA 30339, USA
    Black History Month fun and games! Come learn more about black history and how our ancestors built themselves up!
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  • MONTHLY GIVEBACK WITH TRU ACADEMY
    MONTHLY GIVEBACK WITH TRU ACADEMY
    Sat, Feb 20
    The Gathering Spot Parking Lot
    The Gathering Spot Parking Lot, 384 Northyards Blvd NW, Atlanta, GA 30313, USA
    The Gathering Spot Parking Lot, 384 Northyards Blvd NW, Atlanta, GA 30313, USA
    FEBRUARY GIVEBACK : This month we are giving out KIND BARS & UNDERGARMENTS to the homeless community in ATL. if you would like to volunteer with us, register for this event and we will reach out to you with more information!
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