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Provide positive youth development programs such as sports activities, mentoring, and family engagement that impact and guide the life of youth ages 3-17.
Reach One Youth Organization, Inc. provides services and programs that include but are not limited to: sports mentoring, academic support, and family engagement activities. Sports are used as a positive youth development (PYD) activity that promotes and builds character while also helping equip each participant with the tools needed to succeed in the present and near future. Prevention and intervention efforts are also incorporated through life skills discussions, character/team building moments and mentorship to encourage youth to be the best as they grow and develop into great students, great athletes, and great citizens in Tallahassee and surrounding areas. Currently providing a combination of sports mentoring and family support services through Reach One Sports League-basketball, cheerleading, and soon to come soccer and flag football, as well as Reach 1 Elite travel basketball; Reach One Youth Organization looks to become a prominent program that will reach youth, impact lives, and inspire greatness.