About us

Mission

We are a Youth Mentoring Organization designed to:

  • Mentor elementary, middle, and high school students as well as young adults
  • Prepare youth for productive futures through positive reinforcement, guidance and support, vocational training and internships
  • Work with parent and guardians to encourage students to improve their attitudes and behavior
  • Enable our students growth and development to become future mentors

 

Goals

  • Significantly improve attendance and grade promotions
  • Eliminate truancy
  • Eliminate school suspensions
  • Eliminate disciplinary actions
  • Promote respect, tolerance, & acceptance
  • Create balance
  • Positive decision making
  • Goal setting
  • Embracing change
  • Promote community service
  • Political and Neighborhood Awareness

 

Objectives

  • Create a safe, nurturing environment for at risk youth, engaging them in discussions on life skills. (which will significantly improve attendance and grade promotions, eliminate truancy, school suspensions & disciplinary actions etc)
  • Establish bridges between schools, community based organizations, professional organizations, and organized labor organizations to provide job opportunities and internships for at risk youth (which will significantly improve attendance and grade promotions, eliminate truancy, school suspensions & disciplinary actions etc)
  • Monitor academic and non-academic activities to keep students on target to success (which will significantly improve attendance and grade promotions, eliminate truancy, school suspensions & disciplinary actions etc)

 

Program Guidelines

  • Self respect
  • Self esteem
  • Self awareness
  • Confidence
  • Courtesy

 

Educational Components

  • Academics
  • Vocational Training
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Life Skills
  • Financial Awareness
  • Etiquette