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Proving An Opportunity For Greatness

  • Summer Camp Initiative
    Students who attend our Summer Camp get the opportunity to enjoy being a young adult in a safe and caring environment. For many of them,...
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  • 09D036-Electronics - Copy Arete’ Leaders Initiative
    The primary focus of the Arete’ Leaders Initiative is to develop future leaders in our communities.  As young scholars develop leadership skills, they also get...
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  • 100_1563-1 Mentoring
    There are limited opportunities in the lives of young men for them to receive the attention and encouragement they need to navigate the many challenges...
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  • secondary Secondary School Scholarship Initiative
    We assist our scholars with getting accepted into top secondary schools. These scholars are at a critical age where they must be exposed to better...
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Did You Know? Our Youth - The Future Leaders Can Make the difference in these statistics.
  • As many as 75% of homicides are gang-related and involving children under the age of 17.
  • By all standards of human and moral decency, children in America are under assault.
  • More children are behinds bars in this country than in other industrialized nations.
  • The gun homicide rate in the United States for teens and young adults ages 15 to 24 is 42.7 times higher than the combined rate for the other nations.
  • Every day in the United States 200 new jails are constructed.
  • Most inmates can barely read
  • The US spends over $70 billion dollars a year in incarceration.
  • African-Americans make up 12% of the nation’s drug users, but represent 34% of those arrested for drug offenses, and 45% of those in state prison for such offense as of 2005.
  • How is justice and civil rights failing our system and crumbling our economic development?
  • We can do better as a nation?
  • Would it be better for a nation to be judged on how well all its' citizens achieve, rather than on how well a few achieve at the expense of others? We think so.