Our Programs

Youth Entrepreneurship Program

Crumbspace is a Web-Builder Program that trains students to build and manage their own website for their business through hands-on learning. It is an intense 4-week boot camp taught by web experts and coaches from Jasudo Inc., a digital agency that develops websites for businesses throughout the United States.

Upon successful completion of the program, each student will receive their fully-featured, customized website – developed by the student. Their website will be ready to launch online and support their business.

Dr. Paulette Fleming Youth Empowerment Program

Dr. Paulette Fleming Youth Empowerment Program provides mentoring and tutorial services to elementary, middle and high school aged students being raised by grandparents in the areas of fine arts, character building and college & career readiness.

As part of the program, The Making of Men Initiative is an annual conference for middle school aged boys that feature their talents and skills developed through the program. The Lillie’s Petals Initiative is an annual conference for middle school aged girls and feature their talents and skills developed through the program.  Both initiatives serve as a support group for participants to connect with other school aged children being raised by grandparents.

Educate GRANDS Program

Grandparent’s Education Program provides educational service and support to grandparents. There are ways for them to connect to schools and other grandparents raising school aged children.

A summer enrichment program is also provided for grandparents and their grandchildren that focuses on literacy, STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math), mentoring/leadership development and fine arts. The summer enrichment program lasts for four weeks and is free to youth being raised by grandparents.

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