The Urban Dove

The Urban Dovekids playing basketball
Helping youth become peer leaders and coaches to younger children.
high school teacher leading kids

WellMet came at a time when we were just beginning to get off the ground


2002

$20,000

Manhattan

Providing young people, regardless of their economic or social background, the critical skills needed to develop into strong, successful adults who are economically, socially and emotionally independent. The Urban Dove uses a combination of academics, life skills, job skills and sports to energize, educate and empower young people in a safe, positive environment of high expectations and shared responsibility.

Learn more about this organization:

http://www.urbandove.org/