We select children who face multiple systemic obstacles. We amplify their voices as they write their own stories of hope and resilience.
We commit to each child for the long-term. 12+ years, no matter what.
Each child is paired with a paid professional mentor called a Friend.
92% of youth go on to enroll in post-secondary education, serve our country or enter the workforce.
83% of youth earn a high school diploma or a GED.
93% of youth remain free from juvenile justice system involvement.
98% of youth wait to parent until after their teen years.
Meet Juliana, her mom Alma, and their Friend Tanya!
Thank you for being part of our incredible community that truly puts children first! We hope you will join us with a meaningful gift - every dollar truly makes a difference. Learn more and meet Juliana!