We Are Going Somewhere (WAGS) is a segment of O.K.A.Y. Institute, Inc. that will provide opportunities for youth to experience the world around them through educational trips. These trips will allow students to travel outside of their neighborhoods and make real world connections to what they are learning in school.
Y.E.S. MENTORING PROGRAM
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Youth Advisory Boards
High School Youth
Join the Youth Advisory Board. The board is open to male or female high school students. As a board member, youth will learn leadership skills and participate in activities that will empower them to be successful and productive citizens. The youth may be eligible to receive volunteer hours.
Middle School Youth
Join the Jr. Youth Advisory Board. The board is open to male or female middle school students. As a junior board member, youth will work with other youth, build character traits, develop leadership skills and participate in various activities that will empower them to be successful and excel in school.
Youth Expecting Success (YES) Mentoring is the central mentoring program for Okay Youth Institute, Inc.
Youth are partnered with a mentor to guide and help them become successful. Through this partnership youth will be able to break down barriers and create opportunities for success; furthering their ability to realize that it is “O.K.A.Y.” to be smart and explore available opportunities.