Question of the Month: What are you thankful for?

With Thanksgiving just around the corner, we asked some of our YouthQuest students what they’re most thankful for this year. Here’s what they had to say:

“I am thankful for Me’cherly. She is my best friend.”
– Essence B., 5th grade, Eisenhower

“I’m thankful for my family and my friends.”
– Jayceon T, 5th grade, Eisenhower

“I am thankful for my school because they have better stuff to play with, like the playground.”
– Javon M., Kindergarten, Freeman

“I’m thankful for my big brother. He makes me laugh and plays with me.”
– JD B., 1st grade, Freeman

“I am thankful for my mommy because she takes care of us and makes me good food when I’m sick.”
– Monica M., 3rd grade, Freeman

“I’m thankful for my mom and dad. I’m thankful for my house to live in.”
– Patience M., 4th grade, Eisenhower

“I am thankful for my family because they come watch me play sports.”
– Shani E., 6th grade, Freeman

YouthQuest is made possible through the generous support of the Charles Stewart Mott Foundation and 21st Century Community Learning Centers.