#thebbf is proud to announce we are cleaning up Atlanta! Please join the BBF family, illustrious BBF member Mr. Anthony Jackson @tcjackson00 and the mayors office for our annual “One Block at a Time Community Clean Up” this Saturday at noon. Come to 1772 Campbelton Road, Southwest Atlanta, 30311. We will be working with the members of this community to pick up trash, providing lawn care for those in need and repairing common public areas. Follow us @thebbf and www.thebbf.org. We are changing the world, one block at a time. If you are interested in covering this story or becoming a BBF member please send an email to info@thebbf.org. To send a donation, visit our website for more info. #thebbf #thebookbankfoundation #thebbfglobal #love #philanthropy #life #stoptogive

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It’s what I do. My life’s mission to help the less fortunate, advance literacy and help stop bullying and domestic violence. Those are just a few if our initiatives. If you want to know how you can be down, just ask! Be sure to follow us @thebbf and www.thebbf.org. #thebbf #thebbfmeaa #thebbfglobal #thebookbankfoundation #love #loving #life #philanthropy #giving #stoptogive (at The Book Bank Foundation)

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At the drive in for the first time since I was 8. Saw the amazing James Brown biopic with Nelz…it was the best….couldn’t have chosen a better film to see. Of course the soundtrack is out if this world. Very hard to dance in a car by the way, lol, but we sure tried! #jamesbrownforever #getonup #funk #funky #soul (at Monetta Drive-In Theatre)

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Selfies with my Jessica ๐Ÿ‘ญ๐Ÿ™Œโค๏ธ๐Ÿ‘‘๐Ÿ‘‘โ€ผ๏ธ

I think over again my small adventures, my fears, those small ones that seemed so big. For all the vital things I had to get and to reach. Yet there is only one great thing, the only thing; to live to see the great day that dawns and the light that fills the world. #life #living #live #love #loving #thebbf #thebookbankfoundation #fears #adventures #light

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You’ve got to find someone who loves like you do. Remember, not everyone loves the same. #love #loving #lisachasepatterson #imlearning #truth #relationships

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It’s something about traveling around this country that moves me. Sure I’ve been around the world, but there are still places, people and things right here at home that just take my breath away. If you can’t travel the world, at least take the time to leave your city/state…there’s a lot out there to see and experience. (at Driving through NC)

If you want to awaken all of humanity then awaken all of yourself. If you want to eliminate the suffering in the world, then eliminate all that is dark and negative in yourself. Truly the greatest gift you have to give is that of your own self-transformation. - Lao Tzu #humanity #awaken #eliminatesuffering #thebbf #philanthropy #thebookbankfoundation

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…let us live before we die. #heaven #live #love #life #why #summer #stateofmind #die

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Sometimes the only thing better than a road trip is the view. Wow. #roadtrip #travel #sky #living

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He just wants to know when this “work” stuff will be done. #thatface #pitbull #pittie #pits #bored #pitsjustwanttohavefun

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Live free, give freely and love completely. #giving #living #live #love #loving #life #charity #philanthropy #thebbf #thebookbankfoundation

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New best friends, cupcakes galore and these crazy light up rings that made me dizzy. Through all the fun we talked about peer pressure and the good and bad ways of dealing with it. Did you know that bullying and peer pressure can continue into adulthood? #socialempowerment101 #teaparty #thebbf #thebookbankfoundation #girls #queens #nobullying #cupcakes #rings #bestfriens (at Social Empowerment 101 BBF Tea Party)

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10 yr old Giavanni Gilliam reads Maya Angelou’s “Phenomenal Woman” at the Social Empowerment 101 BBF Tea Party. What a phenomenal group of girls! #thebbf #teaparty #thebookbankfoundation #girls #queens #philanthropy #mayaangelou #poetry (at Social Empowerment 101 BBF Tea Party)

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I gave the girls a piece of paper and told them to crumple it up, step on it (but do not rip it). Then they unfolded the paper, smoothed it out and apologized to it. Even though they apologized and tried to fix the paper, all the scars were left behind. Scars that will never go away, no matter how hard they tried to fix it. That is what happens when a child bullies another child, they may say theyโ€™re sorry but the scars are there forever. #thebbf #thebookbankfoundation #teaparty #socialempowerment101 #social #girls #queens (at Social Empowerment 101 BBF Tea Party)

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