All It Takes Newsletters

Welcome to our newsletter archives! Here you’ll find all of our newsletters ever sent out. As we grow we want share with our supporters everything that were doing and all of the amazing stories that our students, staff, and volunteers have to share with you. Enjoy exploring everything All It Takes has to offer! Edition… Read more »

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7th Grade Camp with Sycamore Canyon Middle School

On October 1-3 we held a 2 night and 3 day retreat for 120 seventh grade students from Sycamore Canyon Middle School. This retreat takes an entire seventh grade class from one community to a campsite in the Angeles National Park to focus on how to become positive change-makers on their campus. Each day is… Read more »

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AIT Spotlight: Sarah Weber

“Legacy made me realized that I really like helping people, being around people, and especially helping kids.” Reflects Sarah Weber, a high school junior in Lancaster, California, looking back on her experiences as a participant and mentor at the All It Takes Leadership camps. Sarah wasn’t always so sold on the idea of taking such… Read more »

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A Night of Recognition with AIT and Westside Union School District

On September 26th the Westside Union School District’s WAVE foundation, (West Antelope Valley Education foundation) honored All It Takes and founders, Lori and Shailene Woodley. This recognition was truly an honor from an organization that supports this leading school district, one that demonstrates at every turn, a true commitment to the academic, social and emotional… Read more »

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Direct Service Days with Conejo Valley Unified School District

This last month the All It Takes team has been traveling to all elementary schools in the Conejo Valley Unified School District (CVUSD). We took their 3rd, 4th, and 5th graders out onto their field to lead different activities while teaching them our framework: Notice Choose Act® . Our goal with this program is to… Read more »

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AIT Spotlight: Wanapheya Tolman

“This camp [All It Takes’ Legacy Leadership Summit] really helped me become more responsible and hardworking, many of my family members and friends have pointed this out. Ever since camp, my parents have trusted me to take on more responsibility than I’ve ever had. ” Wanapheya “Pay-yah” Tolman came to the All It Takes’ Legacy… Read more »

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Direct Service Days with Westside Union School District

The school year is here and we have fully kicked off our season with Direct Services days for every elementary school in the Westside Union School District. The All It Takes team visits each school for a three hour long program filled with experiences and discussions centered around what their influence is on their school… Read more »

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Youth Influencer Workshop

All It Takes Founder and Director, Lori Woodley, held an exploratory workshop for a diverse group of educators, parents, and passionate people whose sphere of influence touches the lives of youth. Lori shared thought provoking insights, anecdotes, and problem solving conversations with powerful individuals who seek to empower, challenge, and help the youth of today… Read more »

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Back to School!

The school year has officially begun, All It Takes is looking forward to supporting the lives of thousands of students! Our summer season consisted of intensive planning and training educators on a variety of All It Takes’ programs and curriculum. Westside Union School District (WUSD) educators joined us in an in-depth training to learn about how… Read more »

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AIT Spotlight: Abby Kilkelly

“It [AIT Legacy Summit] showed me what’s important and it showed me how everyone is going through things, and to be respectful of people. It also showed me…that everyone has a reason for doing things which has allowed me to be more understanding of situations. It’s kind of like a domino effect, one thing leads… Read more »

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