ABOUT TIED TOGETHER

One Man's Observation of TIED TOGETHER


"With eight set of eyes watching just me, I began to show them how to tie a tie. Could I actually connect with a group of young men I've never met?

As I searched for the words to describe a skill I could do in my sleep, I soon realized that none of them owned a tie, let alone had been taught how to tie a tie; a basic task I taught my son when he was five. Was tying a tie a lost art or was men spending time with young men the real lost art?

When I handed each boy their very own tie and watched them not only copy me but want to get it right, I looked around the gym and saw other men also engaged in their groups impacting and shaping the character of the next generation and I thought, yes, I want to do this again." 

 

-LARRY EVANS

GOAL OF TIED TOGETHER

 

Reaching teens through direct one-on-one contact. Teaching simple yet essential life skills: Tying Ties, Shaking Hands, Interaction​.

MISSION OF TIED TOGETHER

 

To influence young men in their early adult development toward a positive Self Image and Self Worth, building confidence to Stand Tall as an Individual.

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