Youth Empowerment Project


Primary Program: The Village Secondary Programs: Post-Secondary Transition Services “I feel like the staff at YEP truly do care about the people they’re helping” said Seth who dropped out of a traditional New Orleans high school because the large classroom environment was not working for him. He found a better fit at the Youth Empowerment […]


Primary Program: Community-Based Mentoring Secondary Programs: Trafigura Work and Learn Center’s Creative Digital Media Program, Age: 16 Teen SET Program, Afterschool Program When you find a place that makes you feel at home and part of a supportive family, you stick around. Eight years ago, Gerald came to YEP as a middle school student and […]