Natasha Thurmon

Daily Point of Light # 5019 Aug 9, 2013

Teacher and coach Natasha Thurmon of Reisterstown, Maryland created the Mindful Mentors Planting Seeds program in September of 2012. Each day, she provides a mix of academic tutoring and physical fitness to 30 middle school student-athletes defined as at-risk of failure or dropping out of school. She runs her program during the academic year and during the summer.