Youth Development Initiatives Inc. (YDI) is a Charlotte, NC-based non-profit organization that serves at-risk youth and youth-serving organizations by providing comprehensive curriculum and specially tailored program designs to train youth ages 14-22 in the following areas:
College Prep & Career planning
Leadership skills & Community service
21st Century Learning Skills
YDI’s proven Life Management Guidance curriculum and Outcome Oriented program designs are based on research and on well-recognized best practices.
YDI materials and resources nurture social and emotional growth, improved decision making skills, and academic growth in youth, and are perfect for after-school programming, elective class instruction, summer enrichment and/or employment initiatives or as training supplementation for existing programs.
Today, I learned that I have to put a time frame to my goals and make sure they are realistic and attainable. I also learned to make my goals very specific. I learned that I need to make the right choices and decisions. Also, I learned that I will be successful if I believe.