Hillcrest alumni team up to assist Ida B. Wells Academy students

By , Daily Memphian Updated: July 10, 2019 11:40 PM CT | Published: July 10, 2019 3:52 PM CT

The academy will work with the nonprofit GROW, which aims to help teen girls work through issues like bullying, drug use, alcohol and peer pressure to make good decisions for themselves.


Girls Raised to be Outstanding Women Ida B. Wells Academy Memphis Police Department Robert Davis Valencia M. Smith
Elle Perry

Elle Perry

A native Memphian, Elle Perry has earned graduate degrees from the University of Memphis and Maryland Institute College of Art. She’s written for publications including the Memphis Business Journal, Memphis Flyer and High Ground News, and previously served as coordinator of The Teen Appeal.


Want to comment on our stories? Or read the comments of others? Join the conversation by subscribing now. Only subscribers can view or add comments. Our commenting policy can be viewed here