KNOWLEDGE IS POWER
Everyone faces challenges in life. Some struggle with bigger obstacles than others, and have fewer tools and resources to overcome those obstacles. Some have experienced traumas that have left indelible marks on their minds, bodies, and souls. Some have lost sight of their strength and their potential.
Whatever their struggles, we believe that providing people with opportunities to gain knowledge, increase their coping skills, and develop their own goals results in stronger, healthier, and more motivated individuals. We believe that every person has the capacity for change and the ability to determine their own path in life. Believing in people gives them the freedom to believe in themselves, and believing in oneself is where change begins.
of New Yorkers are Underemployed
New Yorkers are Uninsured
of people will experience trauma