7th Annual Statewide Empowerment Conference

Teens In Perspective will host its 7th Annual Girls Rock! Empowerment Conference on Saturday, March 29th at Dover High School in Dover, DE.

200 Girls ~ Conference WILL SELL OUT!!!

The Evolution of You

"Transforming Into Greatness"

Self-Awareness ~ Self-Evaluation ~ Self-Acceptance

Transformation does not start with someone else changing you; transformation is an inner self reworking of what you are now to what you will be. Bryon Pulsifer

Who We Are

In 2003, Teens In Perspective, Inc. or T.I.P. began as a vision to impact the lives of young girls from underprivileged communities where multiple and various barriers such as poverty, drugs and violence, past hurts/ abuse, strained family relationships, low self-esteem, and lack of life skills hindered their growth and limited their opportunities.

News Flash

2014 Girls Rock!
1 Patrick Lynn Drive
Dover, DE 19904

What We Do

The vision is to provide young girls with a safe, healthy environment to strengthen, help empower and teach them to become effective change agents in their own lives and in the lives of others; providing them with the very thing they desire and need in life…structure, love, and guidance for added balance.

First Lady Carla Markell and Captain Timothy G. Szymanski at Leadership DE Graduation at the Wilmington Country Club

Do you have a passion to work with teen girls or give back to the community?

TIP welcomes the support of individuals who are seeking an opportunity to help us fulfill our vision. Lend a helping hand…

2nd Annual Leadership Awards Dinner

On Saturday, November 2, 2013, Teens In Perspective/T.I.P., Inc. Leadership Development Program hosted its 2nd Annual Leadership Awards Dinner; a yearly event honoring young female leaders and local heroes making a difference in the lives of Delaware teen girls.

TIP Board Members, Zakia Johnson/Chair, Ayrria Hicks/Former TIP Member, and one of the board's newest addition, Darreisha Bates were among many guest for this special occassion.

There were great networking opportunities and delicious food catered by Food For The Soul ~ website ~ www.foodforthesoulinc.vpweb.com. There was a special appearance by local leaders! And a fabulous speech by guest speaker Kiara Moore from Kiara Moore Therapeutic Services ~ 302.409.0497 ~ visit her website www.kiaratmoore.com!!!

New Scholarship Fund for TIP Members
Each year a T.I.P. member will be eligible for a new educational scholarship called the Lenece Margretta Jones (LMJ) Medical Educational Scholarship. To be eligible, one must:
- Be a current or former TIP Member
- Major in a medical field
- Submit a 1000 word essay -"My Future Plan In The Medical Field."
- Maintain a minimum of a B average/3.0
- High School Senior Graduate or current
college Sophomore/Junior/Senior student
with a 3.0 or higher.

The TIP Family would like to thank the Jones Family for their continued annual contributions to this scholarship fund. Each eligible recipient will receive an annual $500 book scholarship each year up to four years.

TIP Member Level System Awards
Throughout the year, TIP members work on various tasks (book presentations, reciting TIP's mission statement, attend designated lifeskills trainings, oratory presentations, open savings account, etc.) on one of the four levels, to build skills.

TIP's level system is a way for its members to gradually achieve designated task/build skills on each level, moving at their own pace. There are 4 levels in the level system in which members must stay on for a certain amount of time prior to moving to the next level. During the annual awards dinner, each member who have met their level goals, receive that level's award (i.e. TIP braclet, polo shirt, bag, throw, or plaque).

2013 Community Awards Recipients
~ Obama Community Service Award
TaMaira Banks/Kent County

~ TIP Community Partnership Award
Delaware State University 4H

~ Up and Coming Inspiring Youth Award
Mrs. R. Jones announces her family's commitment to education and the new Lenece Margretta Jones (LMJ) Medical Scholarship.
Book Club Update

Make A Book Suggestion To The Book Club

New Book!
New York Times
Best Selling Author
~ Sharon M Draper ~

2012 Recent Readings:
"Losing Romeo"
by A.J. Byrd


"Dirty South"
by Phillip Thomas Duck

Past Readings:
"Blessings In Disquise"
by National Author
RaShonda Tate Billingsley

From the 'The Good Girlz" series
-Fame might come and go,
but good friends are forever!-


Read the most recent, exciting and 'tasteful' teen books that reflects the life of the average teenage girl!