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The mission of Reading for Life is to ignite virtuous character development in at-risk youth and young adults through personal mentoring relationships built around literature.
Our goals include:
Empowering at-risk youth and young adults to adopt virtuous living by facilitating small mentoring groups.
Engaging young people in their community through mentoring relationships and service projects.
Advocating for marginalized youth and helping them envision a better life trajectory.
Presenting a restorative option to punitive justice for those youth involved in the criminal justice system.
Educating and training qualified mentors to implement the proven Reading for Life model.
Continually assessing and evaluating, through quantitative and qualitative measures, the effectiveness of the Reading for Life model.
Fostering a college scholarship endowment to provide financial assistance to Reading for Life graduates and mentors.