Simon Youth Foundation, Inc.
Simon Youth Foundation fosters and improves educational opportunities, career development and life skills to transform the lives of at-risk youth through focused programs and initiatives with our public school and post-secondary education partners.
(SYF) is a 501(c)(3) organization that supports two key programs: Simon Youth Academies (SYA), which provide alternative learning environments for at-risk high school students, and scholarship programs for high school seniors, including SYA graduates.
To be recognized as a national leader and catalyst in improving graduation rates and post-secondary access for at-risk youth.
Education. We believe knowledge is fundamental to success.
Opportunity. We will provide meaningful options for youth development through education programs and career training.
Diversity. We believe the similarities and differences of youth can strengthen successful learning communities.
Integrity. We will act with the highest ethical standards.
Excellence. We will improve continuously to serve youth most effectively.
Youth. We believe the future is dependent on the success of the next generation.