117 Oliver Ln
Durham, NC 27713 (919) 695-7095


Barak Source For Learning is a nonprofit organization providing resources via on-site training and implementation of alternative education and leadership programs for schools, neighborhoods and community groups.


The vision of Baraksfl is to see all people become healthy, productive and informed citizens. We plan to achieve this vision by connecting community outreach with professional training, information and the individual.



Our goal is to offer educational and informational assistance to individuals, communities or organizations, groups and school systems(public, private or alternative) through differentiated instruction, to include seminars retreats programs or vocational training which will lead to future employment, enhance existing employment and better equip and train healthy members of the community.


  • Baraksfl is a think tank of Educators and concerned organizations and program designers who believe in the advancement of humanity through self-awareness and education. Our mission is to elevate people with programs and workshops that offer training, and allow improvement and success.
  • We believe that only by embracing the totality of learning can we as humans reach our full potential. We exist to improve the lives of all people regardless of race, religion, creed, color, sexual preference or social status.
  • We are dedicated to true community service by educating the uneducated, tutoring the struggling, re-training the aging, refining the professional and reinforcing leadership and community awareness.


  • It is our mandate to work with diverse communities of all social ethnic and religious groups in an attempt to bridge cultural divides through diversity training and conflict resolution.
  • We are focused on rehabilitating ex-offenders and at-risk youth through educational models designed to teach self expression, the arts and mass media.
  • We are dedicated to improving the lives of families with the use of marriage counseling, planned parenting and sexual health and awareness workshops.
  • We are an organization that believes mental health is one of the keys to prosperity of any kind and therefore design curriculum to educate the community on mental health and its effects on citizens, communities, societies and the world.

Curriculum and Instruction

Community Leadership and Alternative Educational Programs

Program Title

Visit our sponsor's 506-378-7305 for more information

Targeted Audience

Grades: 3-12+

Student Profile

Youth/Adult challenged with communicating effectively with groups outside of their own communities.Intervention: Moderate and Intensive


  • Staffing: Instructor
  • Training: Required
  • Technical: Computers, Internet Access, Handbook


Program Overview

Allows participant training in dealing with diversity in their community. Provides training on topics like dealing with diversity, race, crime and crime prevention. Programs are developed to encourage leadership.

Program Title

Sponsored by: Visit our sponsor's (219) 887-4788 for more information

Targeted Audience

Grades: 4-12+

Student Profile

Youth/Young adult and Adults: needing leadership instruction and principles and methods of leadership in diverse situations.Intervention: Moderate and Intensive


  • Staffing: Instructor
  • Training: Required
  • Technical: Computers, Internet Access, Handbook


Program Overview

Participants learn leadership quality and methodology. Participants gain the training required to be a positive leader or productive member of a group. Diversity, conflict resolution are fundamentals of leadership program.

Program Title

Sponsored by: Visit our sponsor's website for more information

Targeted Audience

Grades: 4-12+

Student Profile

Youth/ Young adult and Adults: challenged with handling conflict in an effective manner. Methods of proper conflict resolution.Intervention: Moderate and Intensive


  • Staffing: Instructor
  • Training: Required
  • Technical: Computers, Internet Access, Handbook


Program Overview

Instruction in proper conflict resolution. Participants gain knowledge of conflict resolution and first hand experience of mediation.

Program Title

Sponsored by: US First Visit our sponsor's website for more information

Targeted Audience


Student Profile

Intervention: Moderate and Intensive


  • Staffing: Instructor
  • Training: Required
  • Technical: Computers, Internet Access, Handbook


Program Overview

Program Title

Sponsored by: Visit our sponsor's 310-791-8917 for more information

Targeted Audience

Grades: K-12+

Student Profile

Youth/Young adult and Adults: struggling with proper physical and mental health choices. Introduction to alternative physical and mental outlets.Intervention:Moderate and Intensive


  • Staffing: Instructor
  • Training: Required
  • Technical: Computers, Internet Access, athletic clothing “when needed” Medical waiver “if needed"


Program Overview

Alternative experiences of physical activity to include:
  • sports
  • hiking
  • fishing
  • or gardening
Alternative experiences of mental activity to include:
  • art
  • dance
  • musical programs
  • production

Program Title

Sponsored by: Visit our sponsor's 2122664379 for more information

Targeted Audience

Grades: K-12+

Student Profile

Youth/Young adult and Adults: in need of motivation in positive connections to their communities. Learning experiences in the community to continue to effect positive change.Intervention:Moderate and Intensive


  • Staffing: Facilitators/ Instructors as needed
  • Training: CDL licensed Required for travel
  • Technical: Computers, Internet Access


Program Overview

Fieldtrips with practical learning involved:: :
  • these trip are merit based and are designed for participants to experience diversity and connection to the surrounding community. Designed to produce positive community engagement.
Volunteerism Programs:
  • Chances to perform supervised volunteer activities.

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This privacy policy has been compiled to better serve those who are concerned with how their ‘Personally Identifiable Information’ (PII) is being used online. PII, as described in US privacy law and information security, is information that can be used on its own or with other information to identify, contact, or locate a single person, or to identify an individual in context. Please read our privacy policy carefully to get a clear understanding of how we collect, use, protect or otherwise handle your Personally Identifiable Information in accordance with our website.

What personal information do we collect from the people that visit our blog, website or app?

When ordering or registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your name, email address, mailing address, phone number or other details to help you with your experience.

When do we collect information?

We collect information from you when you register on our site, place an order, subscribe to a newsletter, fill out a form, Open a Support Ticket or enter information on our site.

Provide us with feedback on our products or services

How do we use your information?

We may use the information we collect from you when you register, make a purchase, sign up for our newsletter, respond to a survey or marketing communication, surf the website, or use certain other site features in the following ways:

  • To personalize your experience and to allow us to deliver the type of content and product offerings in which you are most interested.
  • To improve our website in order to better serve you.
  • To allow us to better service you in responding to your customer service requests.
  • To quickly process your transactions.
  • To ask for ratings and reviews of services or products
  • To follow up with them after correspondence (live chat, email or phone inquiries)

How do we protect your information?

Our website is scanned on a regular basis for security holes and known vulnerabilities in order to make your visit to our site as safe as possible.

We use regular Malware Scanning.

Your personal information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential. In addition, all sensitive/credit information you supply is encrypted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology.

We implement a variety of security measures when a user places an order enters, submits, or accesses their information to maintain the safety of your personal information.

All transactions are processed through a gateway provider and are not stored or processed on our servers.

Do we use ‘cookies’?

Yes. Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer’s hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the site’s or service provider’s systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information. For instance, we use cookies to help us remember and process the items in your shopping cart. They are also used to help us understand your preferences based on previous or current site activity, which enables us to provide you with improved services. We also use cookies to help us compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction so that we can offer better site experiences and tools in the future.

We use cookies to:

• Understand and save user’s preferences for future visits.

• Compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interactions in order to offer better site experiences and tools in the future. We may also use trusted third-party services that track this information on our behalf.

You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser settings. Since browser is a little different, look at your browser’s Help Menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies.

If you turn cookies off, Some of the features that make your site experience more efficient may not function properly.It won’t affect the user’s experience that make your site experience more efficient and may not function properly.

Third-party disclosure

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your Personally Identifiable Information unless we provide users with advance notice. This does not include website hosting partners and other parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or serving our users, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release information when it’s release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others’ rights, property or safety.

However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.

Third-party links

Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third-party products or services on our website. These third-party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.


Google’s advertising requirements can be summed up by Google’s Advertising Principles. They are put in place to provide a positive experience for users. /support.google.com/adwordspolicy/answer/1316548?hl=en

We use Google AdSense Advertising on our website.

Google, as a third-party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on our site. Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to our users based on previous visits to our site and other sites on the Internet. Users may opt-out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google Ad and Content Network privacy policy.

We have implemented the following:

Demographics and Interests Reporting

We, along with third-party vendors such as Google use first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookies) and third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie) or other third-party identifiers together

compile data regarding user interactions

Opting out:

Users can set preferences for how Google advertises to you using the Google Ad Settings page. Alternatively, you can opt out by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative Opt Out page or by using the Google Analytics Opt Out Browser add on.

California Online Privacy Protection Act

CalOPPA is the first state law in the nation to require commercial websites and online services to post a privacy policy. The law’s reach stretches well beyond California to require any person or company in the United States (and conceivably the world) that operates websites collecting Personally Identifiable Information from California consumers to post a conspicuous privacy policy on its website stating exactly the information being collected and those individuals or companies with whom it is being shared. – See more at: /consumercal.org/california-online-privacy-protection-act-caloppa/#sthash.0FdRbT51.dpuf

According to CalOPPA, we agree to the following:

Users can visit our site anonymously.

Once this privacy policy is created, we will add a link to it on our home page or as a minimum, on the first significant page after entering our website.

Our Privacy Policy link includes the word ‘Privacy’ and can easily be found on the page specified above.

You will be notified of any Privacy Policy changes:

  • Via Email
  • Can change your personal information:
  • By logging in to your account

How does our site handle Do Not Track signals?

We honor Do Not Track signals and Do Not Track, plant cookies, or use advertising when a Do Not Track (DNT) browser mechanism is in place.

Does our site allow third-party behavioral tracking?

It’s also important to note that we allow third-party behavioral tracking

COPPA (Children Online Privacy Protection Act)

When it comes to the collection of personal information from children under the age of 13 years old, the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) puts parents in control. The Federal Trade Commission, United States’ consumer protection agency, enforces the COPPA Rule, which spells out what operators of websites and online services must do to protect children’s privacy and safety online.

We do not specifically market to children under the age of 13 years old.

Do we let third-parties, including ad networks or plug-ins collect PII from children under 13?

Fair Information Practices

The Fair Information Practices Principles form the backbone of privacy law in the United States and the concepts they include have played a significant role in the development of data protection laws around the globe. Understanding the Fair Information Practice Principles and how they should be implemented is critical to comply with the various privacy laws that protect personal information.

In order to be in line with Fair Information Practices we will take the following responsive action, should a data breach occur:

We will notify you via email - Within 1 business day

We also agree to the Individual Redress Principle which requires that individuals have the right to legally pursue enforceable rights against data collectors and processors who fail to adhere to the law. This principle requires not only that individuals have enforceable rights against data users, but also that individuals have recourse to courts or government agencies to investigate and/or prosecute non-compliance by data processors.


The CAN-SPAM Act is a law that sets the rules for commercial email, establishes requirements for commercial messages, gives recipients the right to have emails stopped from being sent to them, and spells out tough penalties for violations.

We collect your email address in order to:

  • Send information, respond to inquiries, and/or other requests or questions
  • Process orders and to send information and updates pertaining to orders.
  • Send you additional information related to your product and/or service
  • Market to our mailing list or continue to send emails to our clients after the original transaction has occurred.

To be in accordance with CANSPAM, we agree to the following:

  • Not use false or misleading subjects or email addresses.
  • Identify the message as an advertisement in some reasonable way.
  • Include the physical address of our business or site headquarters.
  • Monitor third-party email marketing services for compliance, if one is used.
  • Honor opt-out/unsubscribe requests quickly.
  • Allow users to unsubscribe by using the link at the bottom of each email.

If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, you can email us at

Contact Us

and we will promptly remove you from ALL correspondence.

If there are any questions regarding this privacy policy, you may contact us using the information below.

Barak Source for Learning©

117 Oliver Ln

Durham, NC 27713

(919) 695-7095

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