Mentoring All Americans for Leadership (MAAFL) is a not for profit 501(c)(3) founded by Dr. Wanda Taylor, Founder, President and CEO. Its mission is to provide a quality Career Development Leadership Program to individuals who are socially and economically disadvantagedictims, with a focus on at-risk youth, homeless victims, domestic violence victms and individuals who are in transition. MAAFL's purpose is to offer its leadership program in three components, teaching life-skills, career enhancement, and peercoaching & mentoring. 1) Life-skills increases one's self-esteem, self-confidence, and self-motivation. 2) Career Enhancand individuals who are in transition,ement teaches resume writing, business etiquette, and job readiness. 3) Peer Coaching & Mentoring enhances the learning process for growh and development. Recently, MAAFL has expanded its program to include small business management and mentoring in all areas of leadership. MAAFL's vision is to "transform ordinary individuals into leaders - first, leaders of their own lives and then, leaders of others!"
Dr. Wanda Taylor also founded Mentoring for Leadership (MFL) a for profit organization whose mission is to provide quality services for all individuals where all profit is donated to MAAFL. Click Here to view services of MFL.
The Career Development Leadership Program offers three major compoents: (1) Psychosocial Skill Development that teaches individuals how to increase their own self-esteem, self-awareness, self-motivation, self-efficacy, and empathy. (2) Career Skill Enhancement that prepares individuals for emplyment, sch as resume and cover letter writing, job etiquette, and employment readiness; and (3) Peer Coaching (for enhanced learning) and Mentoring, which occurs throughou the program and extended six months after the program for continued learning, training, and tracking.
"With the increasing of psych-social 'life' skills and the enhancement of career skills, individuals are able to become self-sufficient and are able to regain leadership of their own lives and inherit the skills to become leaders - first, leaders of their own lives, and second, leaders of others."
Dr. Taylor is currently working with individuals who are desperately needing food, jobs and dealing with self-esteem issues. Services include the following: Assisting individuals in applying online for Department of Economic Security Services, such as Food Stamps, AHCCCS medical services, Unemployment Insurance, job search, self-esteem counseling, as well as owning and operating a small business. Dr. Taylor also works as a part-time teacher in the Peoria Unified School and Phoenix School Districts. She also conduct workshops through a partnership with United Way Firestar; her most recent workshop was a pre-job fair held at the Emmet McLoughlin Community Training Center in Phoenix, Arizona on 11-23-2012. Click here to view press release of that event.
Dr. Taylor has a Notary Public License to assist Arizonians with Notary services.
Dr. Wanda Taylor
Founder, President and CEO
Mentoring All Americans for Leadership (MAAFL)
Office: (602) 441-5352