A grandmother to 16, Martha Chavis-Bonner wanted to participate to document family moments. She also said she is perfect for this project because not only does she take all the photos of her family, but she’s also photogenic.

Martha Chavis-Bonner

Martha is a resident of Syracuse Housing and grandmother to 16. She serves as an advocate for Upstate Hospital. (Alongside: Mentor Mike Greenlar.)


My Best Shots

My Best Shots

Martha is married with five children of her own and a grandmother to 16. She has a loving close-knit family. She says: “We care about each other, cry together, pray  together and are happy for one another’s accomplishments.” Each year, the family gathers to celebrate on the Fourth of July, which is the centerpiece for(…)