Our History & Accomplishments
Since 2008, our mission has been to empower and enrich the lives of at-risk youth, teens and young adults. We do this through our various outreach components designed to create career awareness in the STEM and I.T. fields. We provide professional and character development, training and certifications that will develop more productive citizens for society.
Our goal is to decrease the educational inequity and social disparities that exist in the communities we serve. These activities instill change in the entire family unit. Our efforts will increase financial stability, create a more diverse and marketable workforce.
Thereby, fulfilling our motto: “Rebuilding & Restoring Communities & Families”
See below some of our accomplishments.
Received $200,000 federal grant from Dept. of Public Instruction allowed us to provide a FREE summer camp for over 250 youth from 2010-2014. To date, we have served over 520 youth and teens in Guilford County.
2012 Scholarship funding from Time Warner Cable Connect-A-Million Minds.
2015-17 Guilford County Schools Summer Internship Host Site for teens.
1st STEM afterschool program in Greensboro, NC. Have developed a partnership with the Juvenile Justice System - (This is our 4th year of funding)
Current USDA awardee. Over the past twelve years, we have provided food services to over 12,000 individuals.
2017 received the Non-profit of the Year Award from the Volunteer Center of Greensboro;
2017 awarded Women-2-Women grant from the Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro for our "Phenomenal Women in STEM" initiative. Providing I.T. training and certifications. Received 2nd award in 2018.
2018-19 Police Dept.’s Project Safe Neighborhood (PSN) Awardee to help against gun violence.
2020 – Dept. of Public Instruction/JCPC - NEWLY FORMED Apprenticeship Training Grant
2020 – Partnership with GuilfordWorks & Apprenticeship NC as Pre-apprenticeship Service Provider teaching introductory I.T. training and certifications for residents pursuing a career as a Computer Support Specialist.
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