IYDE is developing effective and efficient programs and methods that help effect positive character change in youth, through mentoring, in communities across the country. We help communities overcome typical challenges faced with starting, developing and maintaining effective youth programs with a customized turn-key solution.
We combine the best of mentoring, character development and individual and group activities. We build relevance in the lives of the youth through experiential learning and an understanding of the issues the youth face. Our methods include rigorous and continuous program and process evaluations.
To assist communities in developing increased capacity to establish and maintain effective youth development programs based on mentorship and positive character development.