CORNERSTONES OF LIFE DIRECTIONS
Life Directions’ mission is to motivate young adults, ages 13-35 to mature into responsible, productive adults through
self-direction. The core values that center our impact are; self-responsibility, balance in relationships, partnership in diversity, and mission driven attitude. Life Directions promotes the powerful dynamic of “Peers Inspiring Peers” in our neighborhoods, high schools, and middle schools. The values promoted by, and incorporated through, our core programs benefit young men and women throughout their life so they can mature into excellent adults capable of giving life to their families and communities. In this respect, Life Directions represents a proven, prudent investment in our future, from generation to generation, compounding with time.
LIFE DIRECTIONS OFFERS:
Peer Motivation groups where achieving peers inspire their peers and do community service learning projects.
Peer Mentors trained to guide and encourage 8th graders to make High School work for them.
Neighborhood Enrichment Program inspires young adults and adult volunteers to "break the cycle of violence in the community" through peer outreach and organizing intergenerational events.