Our Youth Matters (OYM) is a non-profit organization, which was designed as an academic and social intervention program with a focus on deterring dropout rates and encouraging productive participation within the schools and the community. The Mission of Our Youth Matters is to provide academic support, cultural enrichment and leadership development opportunities for students and families.
Program participants, staff and volunteers are actively engaged in outreach efforts throughout the community. Partnerships enable the organization to provide a wide array of experiences for participating students and families throughout the year.
Fundraising strategies include direct appeals for donations, ticketed events, sponsorship and partnership proposals/grant writing. For more information about how you can become involved in the Our Youth Matters as a sponsor, partnering organization, intern, or volunteer, please contact us today!