" I joined (TFA) because I wanted to serve. "
September 30, 2019
Jared Dawson (’07), Atlanta, GA
Atlanta Central Team, City Director
Why did you join TFA: I joined because I wanted to serve. My faith in Jesus put in me a desire to serve the powerless and underprivileged.
Favorite TFA Memory: Institute 2007 at Georgia Tech. It was fun to meet so many new people.
How has TFA impacted you: TFA exposed me to the injustice that inner-city youth and families experience. Before TFA, injustice was only something I knew existed through reading and some minor personal experiences. TFA made it real for me.
College Attended: Indiana University Bloomington
Community Activities: Cornerstone Church, Cru, Kappa Alpha Psi