Our foundation is dedicated to sparking positive change by empowering at-risk youth and adults through education, workforce development, and community engagement.

Mission Statement

CREEDD II| SKAR The VeraFay Foundation empowers at-risk youth and adults in high-crime areas through education, workforce development, and community engagement, paving the way to brighter futures.

We are a nonprofit organization dedicated to fostering positive transformation and resilience in the face of adversity. Our mission is to empower individuals and communities through a range of initiatives that address critical social issues. Based in Knoxville, Tennessee, we are driven by a passion for change and a commitment to creating a better world.

Our Inspiration

“Empowering Change, Building Unity: A Journey from Loss to Inspiration

Warrior's Pathway :

This name encapsulates the journey, challenges, and growth that individuals experience as they embark on their military careers. It conveys a sense of honor, strength, and determination, which aligns well with the values associated with military service. “Warrior’s Pathway” signifies not only the commitment to serving the country but also the personal growth and transformation that occur along the way.

Through our programs, resources, and events, we provide a supportive and collaborative environment where aspiring entrepreneurs and dreamers can connect, learn, and grow together. We offer a variety of workshops, mentorship opportunities, and networking events to help individuals develop their skills, gain valuable insights, and build a strong foundation for success.

As a member of the C.R.E.E.D.D community, you will have access to a wealth of knowledge, inspiration, and support from like-minded individuals who share your drive and ambition. Our community is a place where ideas are nurtured, creativity is celebrated, and dreams are transformed into tangible achievements.

Whether you’re starting a business, pursuing a creative project, or seeking personal growth, C.R.E.E.D.D offers a platform to connect with experienced mentors, collaborate with fellow entrepreneurs, and gain practical tools and strategies to navigate the challenges and opportunities that come your way.

To become a part of the C.R.E.E.D.D community, simply join our membership platform or attend our events to connect with fellow entrepreneurs and dreamers who are on a similar journey. Together, we can inspire and support each other as we strive to turn our visions into reality.

Chekesha N. Crippen Empowerment Motivational Speaker

This is no one-size-fits-all community. The CREEDD Community is lovingly and strategically crafted for ladies and gentlemen like you and me. Women and men with hearts full of fire and calendars full of commitments. Our mission is not just about making it big in our businesses but also savoring beautiful, rewarding personal lives and relationships.

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Creedd Community Club

Say goodbye to those pesky little monsters called doubt and uncertainty that seem to have a party in your head. In the CREEDD Community, we kick their ass on out our way! This community is your guiding light, your confidence compass. I’ll be your biggest cheerleader, standing at the sidelines, helping you kick doubt to where the sun don’t shine and make well-planned strides towards your life goals and business.

Time is ticking, but don’t worry – we’ve got your back. With the things you’ll learn in the CREEDD Community Insiders Club, purpose becomes your friend, not your enemy. No more running around in circles or getting lost in this thing called life. It’s time to focus on real life transformation and live our lives on purpose.

Now, let's talk about working together not against one another to create something ginormous. Physically, digitally, and mentally- we've got it all covered. This community is about more than just sitting around doing nothing.

Cheksha Tha Bosslady

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Anthony Owner, BCHome Improvements & Lawn Care

Kesha helped me get my business set up and running. She helped me get everything from my business phone number to starting establishing my business credit. I am now working with her to start-up my 2nd business.

Tori N Long Time Client

Kesha helped me when I was going through a difficult time as a teenager and ever since. I have had some dark times in my life and I could always go to her for counseling about anything day or night she always made herself available

Juan All In Kennel

Kesha helped me get my business set up and running. She helped me get everything from my business marketing, videos and branding, to starting establishing my business credit. She went above and beyond to help me market and brand my business and get it going.

Rebecca W A True Role Model!

Chekesha is my stepmom but she helped me through a tough time in my life when I was going through domestic violence. I could confide in her and she told me some serious useful life lessons.

Anthony Dirty Dogg Bully Kennel

This is my second business Kesha helped me start-up establish and get business credit. Trust me it is not easy I tried by myself but she was great in helping me get it done.