What is Heads Up For Our Youth

Heads Up For Our Youth is dedicated to empowering and uplifting underserved youth in Guilford County, North Carolina. Our mission is to provide these youth with the tools, resources, and support they need to succeed academically, emotionally, and socially. Through various programs and initiatives, we strive to create a safe and nurturing environment that fosters growth, resilience, and positive self-development. By partnering with community leaders, organizations, and individuals who share our passion, we aim to create lasting change and opportunities for the youth we serve. At Heads Up For Our Youth, we believe that every young person deserves a bright and promising future, and we are committed to making a profound impact on their lives.

What programs and services does Heads Up For Our Youth offer?

Heads Up For Our Youth offers a range of programs and services, including the Annual Back to School Event, mentorship programs, educational workshops, and community engagement initiatives. These programs aim to provide school supplies, mentorship, educational support, and access to resources for underserved youth.

How can I get involved with Heads Up For Our Youth?

 There are several ways to get involved with Heads Up For Our Youth. You can volunteer your time, participate in fundraising events, donate school supplies or financial contributions, or become a mentor to a young person. Visit our website or contact us directly to learn more about volunteer opportunities and how to contribute.

Who can benefit from Heads Up For Our Youth programs?
Heads Up For Our Youth primarily serves underserved youth in Guilford County, North Carolina. Our programs are designed to support youth from economically disadvantaged backgrounds, those facing educational disparities, and those in need of mentorship and guidance. We aim to create equal opportunities for all youth to succeed.
How does Heads Up For Our Youth address racial equity and inclusivity?

Heads Up For Our Youth is committed to embedding a racial equity lens in our programs and services. We actively promote diversity and inclusion by ensuring outreach to high-need populations, offering culturally responsive programming, collaborating with community partners with expertise in addressing racial disparities, and continuously evaluating and improving our initiatives through an equity lens.

How is Heads Up For Our Youth funded?

Heads Up For Our Youth relies on donations from individuals, businesses, and grants to fund its programs and services. We also organize fundraising events, such as charity golf tournaments, to generate additional revenue. All financial contributions go directly towards supporting underserved youth in Guilford County.

Can I refer a young person to Heads Up For Our Youth?

 Yes, we welcome referrals of underserved youth who can benefit from our programs and services. If you know a young person who could benefit from our support, please reach out to us with their information and we will do our best to connect with them and provide the necessary resources.

How can I stay updated on Heads Up For Our Youth's activities and events?

 You can stay updated on our activities and events by visiting our website, following us on social media platforms, and subscribing to our newsletter. We regularly post updates about our programs, volunteer opportunities, and upcoming events to keep our community informed.