Our Mission is to Build, Educate, Acknowledge, Understand, and Train Everyone for a Better Future.

East Tampa Youth Corp

Empowering Youth, Creating Social Change in East Tampa.

East Tampa Youth Corp is a dynamic organization driven by the collective power of the youth residing in East Tampa communities. We are committed to bringing about positive social change for the young people in our community. Through collaboration with organizations dedicated to youth development, we strive to create a brighter future for all.

Our organization focuses on four key areas to address the needs of youth in East Tampa:

Safe Homes, Safe Communities, Safe Schools & Safe Havens:
We believe that every young person deserves to grow up in a safe and nurturing environment. We work tirelessly to promote safety and well-being in homes, communities, schools, and havens. By fostering a culture of safety and implementing initiatives that address violence, crime, and substance abuse, we aim to create an environment where youth can thrive and reach their full potential.

We understand the profound impact that positive role models can have on the lives of young people. Through our mentorship programs, we connect youth with caring mentors who guide, inspire, and support them on their journey. Our mentors provide guidance, share valuable life experiences, and empower youth to make positive choices, build resilience, and achieve their goals.

Training & Opportunities that Encourage Youth Development:
We believe in equipping young people with the skills and opportunities they need to succeed in life. Our organization provides a range of training programs and opportunities that promote personal and professional development. From leadership workshops to vocational training, entrepreneurship programs to educational scholarships, we strive to empower youth with the tools and resources necessary to thrive in an ever-changing world.

Youth Mental Health:
We recognize the importance of addressing the mental health needs of young people. Our organization is committed to promoting mental well-being, raising awareness about mental health issues, and providing access to resources and support services. We work to reduce stigma, advocate for mental health education, and ensure that youth have access to the care and support they need to lead healthy and fulfilling lives.

At East Tampa Youth Corp, we believe that youth are not just the leaders of tomorrow but the catalysts for change today. By empowering and investing in our youth, we are building a stronger, more vibrant community for everyone. Join us in our mission to create a brighter future for the young people of East Tampa.

Together, we can ignite the potential of our youth, foster social change, and create a community where every young person can thrive.