A Brief History of ATMN

2012

First program began for middle school girls gathering once a month with additional activities including community service, and community connection activities Heritage Park, Downtown Irving


2013

Increased program frequency using Heritage Park and Keyes Elementary School/ Gilbert Elementary School, gathering formally twice per month


2014

  • Began using New Beginnings Church as a meeting location, increased frequency of gatherings to weekly
  • Received formal IRS filing as a tax-exempt organization
  • Continue welcoming new middle school and high school girls and mentors

2015

  • Signed lease on our own property at 212 S. Main St in the Heritage District
  • Split program between middle school girls and high school girls
  • First Intern from UNT for middle school and high school girls
  • ATMN participates in North Texas Giving Day

2016

  • Sharetank Inaugural Year participation and recipient
  • Launched program: Iron Roots (5th-8th grade boys)
  • UNT intern with Middle School girls and Family Point
  • ATMN participates in North Texas Giving Day
  • Launched program: Family Point

2017

  • Advisory Board Addition
  • Sharetank Sponsored:Inaugural Leadership Retreat
  • Launched program: GRACE (pregnant teens and teen moms)
  • 2 Summer Interns at ATMN
  • Sharetank Year 2 Participant
  • Community Relationships: FlowServe Keep, Irving Beautiful, Embassy City Church, Weinhart Realtors, Stonegate Christian Academy, other Irving Nonprofits