Media

1) JCPS to honor 'Males of Color' expected to graduate with 3.0 GPA or higher

2) FCHS students hear first-hand about how crime doesn’t pay

3) Motivational speaker comes back to FC


4) Victor Woods Returns to FC

5) Funeral Held For Slain Clemente High School Student

6) Victor Woods Keynotes Georgia Juvenile Services Summit

7) Ex-convict urges Manatee County inmates to change their lives

8) Ex-convict, motivational speaker inspires audience

9) Chicago ex-gang member joins Manatee fight against gangs

10) Crime Rate Down in the City of Palmetto

11) Ex-convict Victor Woods lays it on the line for young offenders during visit to Manatee County juvenile jail

12) It's Never Too Late Arlington Native Led Lifetime of Crime until His Last Conviction Turned Him Other Direction

13) Speaker takes hands-on approach at Old High

14) NEWS: (Chicago Outfit) Harry Aleman loved the role of hit man

15) Victor Woods Shares Redemption Story

16) Lessons From a Life of Crime

17) Ilyasah Shabazz Speaks to Riverview Gardens Students

18) Chicago Tribune- Victor Woods Turns His Life Into a Parable

Who’s Listening
Business Leaders
Administrators
College Students
Politicians
Educators
Law Enforcement Officials

Help Youth in Your City
Consider an additional program for youth in your
area while Victor is there. His Transformational
Leadership presentation is specifically designed for
at-risk youth as they transition from youth to young
adults.

Book Victor Woods
You will be inspired by Victor’s story. The messages
ring true no matter where you are in your own journey.
• Failure Is Not an Option
• Never Give Up
• How to Create Your Own Opportunities
• You Are Not Your Job but Your Skills
• If You Don’t Plan, You Plan to Fail
• No One Rises to Low Expectations

On the Record
“Victor Woods has lived a truly remarkable life and is
using his experiences to uplift and educate people with a
timely message delivered with grace and passion.”
— Ambassador Andrew Young, Former United States
Ambassador, United Nations

“Your message was right on target. You are certainly a
role model.”
— Bob Billingslea, Vice President, Corporate Urban Affairs
and Development, Disney Worldwide Services, Inc.

“I want to thank you for your dynamic keynote address.
Your remarkable journeys and thought provoking
presentation provided a powerful incentive for us all to
re-evaluate the direction of our lives.”
— David Ullrich, Regional Administrator, United States
Environmental Protection Agency

“Victor Woods is a true example of what it takes to
overcome life’s obstacles. Victor is a true American
success story.”
— David McPherson, Former Executive Vice President, Sony
Epic Records

"A Breed Apart should be a required reading and one of the most important books of the coming millennium."
- Claude Brown, Author of Manchild in the Promise Land