Meet the Honorees: Kali Johnson

1.) Name someone that has been influential in your life. 
My parents have been most influential in my life. They built a firm foundation of hope by sharing and modeling our faith. Further, their work ethic has transferred to me, and I believe compounded over and over. That may or may not be a bad thing :). And finally, they've loved me unconditionally that has enabled me to love others with abandon. 

2.) Name a hobby, or your favorite sport.

Football - I mean, I'm from Louisiana :) 

3.) Please complete the following sentence.
I hope by being a 2017 Great Futures Honoree that I can inspires others, no matter their age, to dig deep and pinpoint their passions. That's where they'll find their purpose and that's when life really begins. 

4.) Where did you grow up?

Baton Rouge, LA


5.) Why do you feel it's important to give back? 
It's important to give back because everyone needs the opportunity to

6.) What did you want to be growing up?

A sports reporter for ESPN. I still believe I'll make an appearance one day but I'm for sure living out my purpose now. 

Each Great Futures Gala Honoree is committed to raising $2,000 for the Boys & Girls Club. Their goal is to raise this amount before the big event on April 22. Want to help Kali reach her goal? Donate to the Boys & Girls Club through her right  HERE

Each Great Futures Gala Honoree is committed to raising $2,000 for the Boys & Girls Club. Their goal is to raise this amount before the big event on April 22. Want to help Kali reach her goal? Donate to the Boys & Girls Club through her right  HERE

Ready to purchase tickets to the Gala? Your tickets can also count toward any honoree's goal when you purchase HERE