We All Deserve the Opportunity to Realize Our Potential
Our mission is to empower youth and community members to achieve their full potential through mentoring, prevention education, and strategic partnership.
We envision a community of equipped and empowered individuals attaining their visions and goals.
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Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Commitment
To ensure everyone has the opportunity to achieve their full potential, Partners is committed to championing equitable practices and policies at all levels of our organization. We believe that diversity brings strength, and we strive to create a welcoming, safe, and inclusive environment for all.
We are unyielding in our commitment to provide the necessary resources to help our participants and partners achieve their full potential.
Encouragement, fostering confidence and skills, and enabling our participants and partners to change their perspective on life fuels every aspect of our work.
We take pride in being a trusted organization that has developed effective programming and innovative strategies to impactfully serve local youth, families, and communities. By growing our reach with dependable, forward-thinking people and programs, we can make a greater impact.
Support is what we do. We develop the programs and tools to guide our participants to succeed. We facilitate and nurture meaningful, enriching relationships between our youth, families, volunteers, staff, and community members.
We treat all people with dignity and respect, regardless of race, religion, gender identity, disability, sexual orientation, nationality, country of origin, or belief system. We are committed to making our community a great place to live for everyone. We will continue to advocate for all, and provide quality services to anyone who needs them.
We stand against racism. We seek to foster a culture that respects communities and individuals who experience inequity and injustice by helping remove systems of racism and working to correct the power and resource imbalance in our community.
This video shows youth mentoring programs in action.
We’ve been providing high-quality youth mentoring services for over four decades. Learn why mentoring matters for local youth, and how you can get involved.
Our newest prevention education programs aim to provide education, resources, and support for youth, caregivers, and families throughout our community.
We want to ensure our community is healthy and thriving. To this end, we lead community associations and coalitions to address persistent challenges.
Partners relies on community member to help us create a better future for our community and our youth. Learn more about how you can invest in our organization.