Help. Hope. Healing

This week, Promly founder Jen Libby, Gen Z intern Julia Vallario, and mental health ambassador Taya Hoy spent some time together hearing Taya’s personal story of mental health struggles that began as a child, trauma, and ultimate healing in a time she least expected to recover.  Taya is now a Gen Z ambassador for Colorado Wellness Center for Girls and a strong advocate for destigmatizing personality disorders. 

Is This the Quintessential Gap Year?

I can’t pinpoint exactly when this mindset began, but for the majority of my high school career I hated the idea of going to college. Not just taking harder classes, but living in a dorm, leaving all of my hometown friends, and the mindless partying I associated it with.   This might sound all too familiarContinue reading “Is This the Quintessential Gap Year?”

Beautiful: An Interview with Emily Sclar

A violinist, a song writer, a singer. Talented. An advocate. A recent High School graduate, a current student at Berklee School of Music.  “High School was not the most amazing experience for me. I felt very different from most of the people there. I had a hard time with the pressures of trying to beContinue reading “Beautiful: An Interview with Emily Sclar”

Living the Dream- What is 20 by 20?

So, what actually is Promly’s 20 by 20? At its core, 20 by 20 is all about creating connections for you. Sometimes it’s easy to forget how disconnected we are in this connected world, and at Promly, we believe the time for better connection is now. Connection is the basis of human happiness, and withContinue reading “Living the Dream- What is 20 by 20?”

How Gen Z Entrepreneurs Make The Most Out of Quarantine

In these troubling times, teens have not only been struggling with mental health, but also with general boredom. Quarantine has drastically decreased the amount of activities teens can partake in on a day to day basis. With shopping, playing sports, hanging out with friends, school and most other activities no longer an option, the wayContinue reading “How Gen Z Entrepreneurs Make The Most Out of Quarantine”