Designed to support youth during their out-of-school time, these programs include academic tutoring, mentor-ship, various enrichment activities, and job readiness training. Our programs emphasize educational and workforce development along with social-emotional growth and general wellness.
Poverty often means a lack of life essentials such as food and personal hygiene supplies, which can lead to academic and personal limitations. To address those needs we gather supplies to distribute food boxes and personal hygiene kits. Register below for Youth Food Boxes.
Throughout the year, we attend and host events (Days of Hope) in the county to foster community and build hope for under served populations in Laurens County.
The Girls Circle model is a structured support group for girls and youth who identify with female development from 9-18 years. It integrates relational theory, resiliency practices, and skills training in a specific format designed to increase positive connection, personal and collective strengths, and competence in girls.
The Boy's Council is strengths-based group approach to promote boys’ and young men’s safe and healthy passage through pre-teen and adolescent years. In this structured environment, boys and young men gain the vital opportunity to address masculine definitions and behaviors and build their capacities to find their innate value and create good lives - individually and collectively!
Free Basic needs assistance and classes for young mothers and mothers to be. Requirements: Be mothers or expecting mothers ages 19 & under; attend monthly class; fill out program paperwork. Classes cover lifestyle and financial topics and are an hour long. Register below for our Young Mother Support Program.
*FREE * 15 hour training for high schoolers covering resumes, communication skills, and interviewing. We utilize the Tackling Tough Skills curriculum to complete these goals. Call 864.705.0005 or email email@example.com to ask about our next dates. Limited spots available.