Harvey Alston has the courage it takes to remind people that life is only what they make it, that self-respect does not come with the job, but is brought to the job by people who do the best they can do.
Students having a laugh during one of Harvey's signature moments.
Mr. Alston is playfully demonstrating the kind of "People" a volunteer has to encounter and how to respectfully overcome tough personalities.
As the linked dollar bills grow, a student learns hands-on about dreams and how much potential the right decisions in life can earn.
A volunteer group tries to put together the key to success. Although here, they didn't quite have it solved yet.
Harvey helps a student cultivate her dream.
Public safety official receive inspirational message on how to achieve at a higher level.
Be The Best!
Harvey excites over 55,000 students and impresses upon them the importance of overcoming social influences, drugs, and negative pressures.
Motivational speaker Harvey Alston's unforgettable words of individual responsibility for achievement have improved spirits, spurred growth, and changed lives. His powerful, soul-searching presentations uplift audiences to a higher standard, and to a level where they strive only for the best. Harvey Alston believes in solitary achievement, shared accomplishment and the dignity of human beings.
As one of the most in-demand speakers in America, Harvey Alston's career has spanned positions from head football coach of Columbus East High School in Ohio in 1968, to assistant director of student financial aid at the university level. As an educator he’s taught English, biology, health, life sciences and math curricula. Over the years, Harvey Alston has received recognition and awards from such diverse groups and organizations as the Ohio House of Representatives as one of Ohio’s Finest Citizens, the City of Columbus declared a Harvey Alston Day
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