Igniting Potential. Transforming Lives.
At Youth United for Prosperity (YUP), we embody leadership, service, and excellence. We are driven by a deep commitment to make a lasting impact on the lives of young individuals. Since our establishment in 1995, YUP has dedicated itself to empowering youth and equipping them with the tools they need to thrive.
In a world that continues to evolve at an unprecedented pace, it is crucial that our future leaders possess the knowledge and skills to tackle complex challenges, navigate information effectively, and make informed decisions based on sound evidence.
Our wide range of dynamic programs sets the stage for success:
We foster a passion for science, technology, engineering, and mathematics, cultivating the innovators and problem solvers of tomorrow.
2nd Chance Programs
We believe in second chances and provide opportunities for youth to overcome obstacles, grow, and reach their full potential.
LEGENDS & KIDS® Program
Through this empowering initiative, we inspire young minds to become authors of their own stories, unleashing their creativity and self-expression.
Our dedicated mentors guide and support youth, providing invaluable guidance and fostering personal and professional development.
We invest in the future by offering scholarships, enabling deserving students to pursue their dreams and unlock their potential.
Equipping youth with the skills to craft compelling resumes, we prepare them for success in the competitive job market.
We provide personalized tutoring services, ensuring that every student has the opportunity to excel academically.
Our immersive summer internship program offers invaluable hands-on experience, preparing youth for real-world challenges and future career paths.
Instruments for Kids
This program gives under privaledged kids living in shelters a musical instrument and lessons for FREE!