CREATING STRONG, MORAL LEADERS WITH LONG TERM POSITIVE RESULTS

We provide youth excellence programs based on mentor involvement and positive character development. We bring our skills and knowledge to your location and train your team to our highest standards. Using customized turn-key solution training, we improve the effectiveness of youth programs within organizations that yield lasting results.

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Our Impact

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MENTORS

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VOLUNTEERS

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STATES

2350

YOUTH IMPACTED

Youth Development Blog

In the effort to change communities for the better, knowledge is key. Follow our blog for informative and eye-opening material that could be helpful to your cause.

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What We Do

The Institute of Youth Excellence and Development was created to help change the lives of youth....

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Who We Are – Understanding IYDE

In the non-profit world, there’s no shortage of youth organizations. Thousands of institutions...

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Mentoring is powerful

Mentoring is one of the most powerful things you can...

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It is through your unwavering generosity that we are able to make a difference. Thank you immensely for your continuous support to help create a brighter future!

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Sponsor a Mentor

The mentors from our program are the force that drives success within their communities. With your help, you can sponsor an individual who will become a catalyst for change.

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Sponsor a Mentee

The life of every youth is precious, and every gift you give goes to assist a child in need. When you sponsor a mentee, you help a child get paired to a committed role model.

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"The work of IYDE is absolutely critical. Young people desperately need mentors and it's about the only intervention that works...It builds a community's capacity to grow future stewards of justice and healing."

- Dalia Mogahed

Bring IYDE to Your City

Let us take your organization to the next level by partnering with us today. As we come to your city, we bring our knowledge and skill in developing exceptional mentors. Yes! We travel!

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