…recruits, trains and supports AmeriCorps Members who serve in local youth programs mentoring at-risk middle school students.
Investment in our young people is key to breaking the cycle of generational poverty. Faith In Youth recruits, trains, and supports AmeriCorps Members who serve in local youth programs mentoring at-risk middle school students.
Because of the mentorship provided through Faith In Youth, 60% of students reported increased academic engagement, meaning they are more excited to go to and participate in school.
Community enCompass – Muskegon
Destination Education – Holland
Holland High School – Holland
Good Samaritan Ministries (Circles Youth) – Holland
Neighbors Plus/Harderwyk Church – Park Township
Step UP/Hope College – Holland
The Bridge Youth Center – Zeeland
West Ottawa High School – Holland
For more information, contact Yah-Hanna Jenkins Leys, Faith In Youth Partnership Director.