The Crescent City Connections: Youth and Families with Promise mentoring program will focus on using mentoring, core values and common language to promote positive youth development through academic and social skills in youth ages 10-14 in a designated area in Orleans Parish. This program takes on a three-pronged approach through the main program components: 1) Mentoring, 2) 4-H Character Development and 3) Family Nights Out.
The goals of the program are:
Improved academic performance
Enhanced social competencies
Strengthened family bonds
Increased developmental assets
Increased awareness of cultural commonalities
More program information is available by contacting Kimberly Jones
at telephone number: 225-578-2196.