Health & Life Skills
These initiatives develop young people’s capacity to engage in positive behaviors that nurture their own well-being, set personal goals and live successfully as self-sufficient adults. We offer programs such as:
Junior Achievement fosters work-readiness, entrepreneurship, and financial literacy skills, and uses experiential learning to inspire students to dream big and reach their potential.
Passport to Manhood
Passport to Manhood teaches responsibility to boys ages 11-14 with sessions that focus on a specific aspect of character and manhood through highly interactive activities.
SMART Girls provide provides health, fitness, prevention/education and self-esteem enhancement for girls ages 8 to 17
With a focus on sensory learning, Positive Sprouts teaches hands-on nutrition education, wellness, and science in the garden activities.
Healthy Habits emphasizes good nutrition, regular physical activity, and improved overall well-being for youth ages 6-15.
SMART Moves is a prevention and education program addressing problems such as drug and alcohol use and premature sexual activity.
Youth for Unity
Through a comprehensive set of interventions, the Youth for Unity strategy aims to promote and celebrate diversity while combating prejudice, bigotry, and discrimination.