Letter From The Founder
Welcome! My name is Martha March Founder of Vision of Life, Inc. Our 501c3 nonprofit organization has been in existence since 2009 providing and offering supportive programs to at-risk youth, youth aging out of foster care or re-entering the community after incarceration. My B.S. degree in Human Service, along with 5-years’ experience is a Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA), ignited my passion and commitment as the ‘Voice of Children’, and young adults. We have collaborated with the Philip Miler Foundation, Empowerment, MAAC, Douglasville Juvenile Detention Center, Nicholas Center, Youth Villages, and Recovery Unlimited. We hold membership with the Douglasville Chamber of Commerce and participate in Georgia Give Day.
Vision Of Life, Inc. trains young adults for two months who are re-entering the community from juvenile detention, of any young adult who are looking for job training. We also educate them with financial literacy skills, Customer service, life skills. Community Partners support us by proving gainful employment with our mission to help them “ Discover Their Potential” 2020 Vision of Life currently collaborate with Douglasville jail with the re-entry initiative and Douglas County Police Department with the Teen Try Program.
Martha March, Founder
Providing services and supported transitional training to youth aging out of foster care, homeless or at-risk of homelessness with the goal of preparing them for independent permanent housing and sustainable employment.
Vision of Life is a training and transitional housing facility that provides youth aging out of foster care and reentering the community from incarceration the tools, training and resources necessary to decrease their chances of homelessness, joblessness, and recidivism to allow them to successfully transition into adulthood.
Meet The Board Of Directors
Natalie Fikes, Vice President
Natalie Fikes, named one of “The Best Speakers of Today” by Northstar Meetings Group, is a highly sought after speaker, coach, #1 Bestselling Author, and The World’s Greatest EmceeTM. In December 2017, Natalie won first place in the Gusty Speaker Live Speak Off where she was acquired by Keppler Speakers. In 2018, she was named Orator of the Year by ACHI Magazine. She’s had the honor of speaking alongside Elizabeth Gilbert and Lisa Nichols.
Gabrielle Smith, Coordinator
Gabrielle Smith Certified Life and Relationship Coach with a BA in Computer Information Systems and Masters in Business Administration she serves on the board as the Coordinator ensuring the flow of activities and correspondence within the organization.