"When you've worked hard, and done well, and walked through that doorway of opportunity, you do not slam it shut behind you," Mrs. Obama wrote in Becoming. "You reach back and you give other folks the same chances that helped you succeed. Watts Academy of Success, Inc (WAS) is a 501(c)3 nonprofit, mentoring and leadership organization. At WAS we reach back to our youth to help them succeed through mentoring, educational activities, personal, professional and leadership development training that help nurture our participants, and help them develop the skills they will carry throughout their lives. Donate today, and see how you can make an impact!