Outreach to Rural Areas Provides National Model for Teen Pregnancy Prevention

Print More
GCAPP at 20

Photo courtesy of GCAPP


Georgia Campaign for Power & Potential CEO Kim Nolte is the first to concede that stemming the tide of adolescent pregnancies in rural Georgia has been among the biggest challenges of the nonprofit’s two decades of work in the state. “For years, there were areas where we just couldn’t get any traction,” recalled Nolte. “Even on the days when you want to give up, you keep going because the problems in those areas are so vast.”

As G-CAPP marks its 20th anniversary this year, the nonprofit celebrates plummeting teen pregnancy rates and a reputation for becoming a national . . .

Hey! Thanks for being a part of the Youth Today community. Can’t see the content you wish to view? Click here to become a subscriber and get access to all our subscriber only content, including our grant opportunities column.