Living in Purpose serves as a community resource and mentoring center that helps equip, educate and inspire at-risk youth and their families to overcome challenges and maximize their potential!
Living in Purpose After School Program
According to At-riskyouth.org, After-school programs provide a much-needed safe space for children and adolescents and opportunities for them to engage in positive activities. These programs, however, do much more. Here are some of the benefits of participating in after-school programs.
A positive neighborhood environment may protect children against the detrimental effects of family poverty, influence children’s norms and expectations for the future!
Students 1-8th grade and volunteers, sign up for the afterschool program today!
After School Continued
Living in Purpose will serve as a community resource and mentoring center that helps equip, educate and inspire at-risk youth and their families to overcome challenges and maximize their potential!
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MIT (Men In Training) Program:
An estimated 8.5 million youth (about 20%) do not have caring adults in their lives, putting them at serious risk. Men In Training aims to partner caring adults with hurting children in an effort to prevent academic failure, criminal activity, drug abuse and other serious risk behaviors. Research finds that resilient youth-those who successfully transition from risk-filled backgrounds to the adult world of work and good citizenship-are consistency distinguished by the presence of a caring adult in their lives.
Mentoring Our Young Men
According to youth.gov, the supportive, healthy relationships formed between mentors and mentees are both immediate and long-term and contribute to a host of benefits for mentors and mentees.
Purpose Programs Continued
Living in Purpose also continues to assist kids follow their dreams by giving them the tools to learn new skills that they then carry throughout their lifetime.