YAMM (Youth Achieiving Moral Maturity)
- North Carolina
Our mission is to encourage and guide at-risk youth and young adults as an alternative to detention center and commitment through GLM (Good Lives Model) mentoring, empowerment, enrichment and academic tutoring that results in self-moral maturity. Our organization has a great understanding that once youth and young adults achieves moral maturity, they will make better decisions regarding education, finances, career options, the entertainment of criminal activities, community engagement and leadership, which lead to better lifestyles.
We are an alternative to detention center and commitment for youth and young adults. We empower youth and young adults to go after their desires by introducing them to positive environments and activities they are normally accustom to. Our focus is to distract negative at-risk influences by introducing the positive influence of entrepreneurship. YAMM operates as a mobile unit in varies neighborhoods in Winston-Salem, NC, making it convenient for young men and ladies to access services and programs we offer.