Youth Driven by Purpose, Inc. News
Ready 2 Employ Summer Program starts June 17, 2021 at 5:30pm at the Wilfred Smith Center. Sessions will be held every Thursday. Please join us youth ages 11- 17 years old. Our Program is FREE!
If you would like to get involved as a donor, we welcome and thank you for your support!
Next Generation Leaders Mentoring Program meets every 1st and 3rd Thursdays of the month from 5-7pm at the Wilfred Smith Center! #ydponline16
Next Generation Leaders Tutoring Program meets every Tuesdays and Thursdays of the month from 4-6pm at the Wilfred Smith Center! #ydponline16
Next Generation Leaders Tutoring Program has partnered with Polk State STEM Club to provide STEM curriculum with the hopes of creating the next generation of innovators!
Our mission at Youth Driven by Purpose, Inc. is to provide at-risk teens and young adults with programs that are aimed to improve their spirituality, education, and cooperativeness through successful programs, advocacy, mentoring, and community-based conncections.
We're dedicated to inspiring the next generation of leaders one step at a time!
If you would like to get involved as a volunteer, we welcome and thank you for your support!
YDP Mentoring Programs
Next Generation Leaders is a program that is designed to equip at-risk teens and young adults with life skills as they prepare for adulthood. We explore curriculum that focuses on social skills, healthy living, financial literacy, diversity, and a culture of serving.
Next Generation Leaders Tutoring is a program that is dedicated to providing at-risk teens with academic enrichment opportunities as they transition into adulthood. This program equip participants with resources to improve their academic performance. The goal of the program is to assist participants as they advance into independent learners. Also, the youth will have the opportunity to participate in a higher level of learning through the STEM component of the program.
Ready to Employ is a program designed for at-risk teens and young adults that are looking to gain applicable and career-ready skills. Our youth explore curriculum that focuses on college and employment readiness, career development, and job-seeking education.