II. Organization Overview
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Who is [Organization Name]?
[Organization Name], located at [insert location here]provides assistance to at-risk you in Westchester County, NY. Since 2004, [Organization Name] has helped over 10,000 teenagers learn valuable skills and become more education-focused in order to improve their ability to live fulfilling lives .
[Organization Name]offers group counseling services as well as one-on-one mentoring to youth. We also provide training, individualized coaching and support, and numerous group activities to supplement the one-to-one support.
[Organization Name]’s mission is to support 100% of at-risk youths in our community. We hope that through our training and support programs, that all youth in our community will have the opportunity to achieve success in their lives.
[Organization Name]’s History
[Organization Name] was founded by [Founder’s Name] in 2003 because she felt nothing was being done to serve the at-risk youth in her community. [Founder’s Name] was unable to sit by and watch while her community “was being destroyed” by ignoring key problems.
[Organization Name] was founded in that year as a 501c3 non profit organization and has been growing ever since in terms of staff size and number of community members served
Since our founding, the Organization has achieved the following milestones:
- Staffed the organization
- Developed an outstanding Board of Directors and Board of Advisors
- Effectively impacted and improved the lives of over 10,000 at risk youths and their families
- Won several awards for outstanding community service
[Organization Name]’s Services
[Organization Name] has been dedicated to making a difference in the lives of at-risk youth since we began.
In order to achieve this, we offer many services including the following:
- Recruiting adult volunteers to be matched one-to-one with youth
- Training programs to teach job skills
- Individualized coaching and mentoring
- Individualized support sessions
- Group activities to build teamwork skills and self-confidence
Our child mentoring services are perhaps our program with the most impact.
In order to offer these services, we recruit adults from the community and surrounding areas who have achieved personal and professional success in their lives.
We have a training program for these volunteers to teach them how to teach the youth the skills and lessons they have learned in a highly nurturing environment.