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I Am A Queen

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Meet Alana V. Allen

Founder and Executive Director, I Am A Queen

Alana V. Allen is a dynamic nonprofit leader and community activist. She is the founder and executive director of I Am A Queen, a youth development nonprofit based in Greensboro, N.C. She is also a nonprofit business consultant for Alana Knows Nonprofits, LLC and advocates for HIV, human trafficking and sexual assault awareness through Project No More SHAME.

Our Mission

To empower girls with a crown of confidence by providing transformational mentoring programs that develop them into future leaders and community service pioneers.

Serving teens and families in Greensboro and High Point, N.C.

Ultimate Christmas Adoption
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If you are selected for adoption, someone from I Am A Queen will call you directly. 

Online sign up was not a guarantee for adoption.


Join Us for Prayer

Every Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. EST

Email us at for the prayer call number or submit a prayer request below.

We Got You, Sis!

What Do Queens Do?


Queen Arise Leadership Program

Teen Empowerment Conference

What's Happening to Our Black Girls? Discussion

Fatherless Daughters Community Forum


Project No More SHAME

International Day of the Girl

Queens Who Code Boot Camp


Back to School Supply Drive

Ultimate Christmas Adoption Program

Winter Drive for the Homeless

Our Impact in North Carolina

1,415 Girls Empowered through Mentoring Group and Annual Teen Empowerment Conference


7,167 children in grades
K-12 received backpacks filled with school supplies 


1,841 care packages provided to homeless men, women and children 

604 Children and 48 Senior Citizens Assisted for Christmas

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Phone Number: 336-638-1315   /     Email:  

Mailing Address: PO Box 16282 High Point N.C. 27261

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