Our Partners

There are some things youth should never go through alone.  Life is one of them.
One person can make a difference.  That person is YOU.
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Or visit one of our Franklin County Mentoring Programs

A Tribute to African American Committee

To use a culturally diverse lens to empower individuals and communities to promote positive social change.


ASAS is thrilled to announce a new mentoring initiative with the Columbus Division of Fire, Rapid Response Addiction Crisis Team. Beyond the challenges students may face in and out of the classroom, eligible ASAS participants will now have access to a first responder or RREACT Buddy as a mentor.


Our mission is to mentor teenaged youth in academic achievement, life skill development and career planning to succeed in school and beyond.

Asian American Community Services

To improve the well-being and quality of life of Asian Americans and Asian immigrant families in Ohio by providing social services and empowering individuals through education, training and leadership.

Boys to Men Girls to Women

The mission of Boys to Men, Girls to Women is to empower youth in our community to make positive life choices that enable them to maximize their personal potential.


Columbus Black Nurses Association

The Columbus Ohio Chapter of  National Black Nurses Association(CBNA) is a non- profit professional organization of registered nurses, licensed practical / vocational nurses, and nursing students who contribute to improving the quality of life of persons who share the African American heritage and other ethnic groups.

Community Refugee & Immigration Services (CRIS)

Community Refugee & Immigration Services (CRIS) is an independent non-profit organization that serves the refugee and immigrant populations in Central Ohio. We have over 50 staff members from all over the world who speak many different languages. Our wide array of programs and services aim to facilitate sustained self-sufficiency and successful integration for the people we serve.

Fellowship of Christian Athletes

To lead every coach and athlete into a growing relationship with Jesus Christ and His church.


We provide holistic programs and products that enhance girls and women in the areas of Education, Leadership, Health, and Wellness; by creating and maintaining a safe space in all activity settings where participants can engage in open dialogue, we help them grow.

Girls L.E.A.P

Educate, inspire and empower girls through family partnerships to value themselves, build a community of sisterhood and be bold leaders.

Homeless Families Foundation

The Homeless Families Foundation believes in creating a family-centered, hopeful, nurturing environment. Families may participate in year-round education, housing assistance, and supportive services.

Joseph L. Earley, Jr Foundation

The Joseph L. Earley, Jr Foundation provides annual scholarship awards to high school graduates from single-parent homes that meet the criterion of the Foundation.

Law and Leadership

The Law and Leadership Institute (LLI) is a non-profit in Ohio that works with high school students from underserved communities to educate them about and prepare them for careers in the legal profession.

Men of Courage

To develop men of all walks of life to become priests in our homes, leaders in the workplace and role models in the community by becoming the men that God created us to be.

The Ohio State University- C.H.A.M.P.S

The mission of the College and High School Aspiring Mothers Partnership for Success (C.H.A.M.P.S.) Program is to encourage personal and college academic aspiration in Columbus area high school girls and young women who are expecting or currently parenting through mentoring and by providing them with a structured college preparatory experience.

Royal Oak Initiative

The mission of The Royal Oak Initiative (ROI) is to inspire and empower the leaders of tomorrow to master their own future of personal and economic success.


Second Nurture with The Harmony Project

Our mission is to move those adults from hesitation to action in order to get children into the permanent, loving families they need and deserve by creating cohorts of adoptive families within supportive communities.


Seven Baskets

To be a catalyst for breaking the cycle of generational poverty by providing a comprehensive program of Christian discipleship, public school partnerships, community engagement, and social justice advocacy.


We believe ALL K-12 students should have access to high-quality computer science learning experiences. Computer science is not about learning how to use a computer, or even just programming. Computer science is about deeper learning – computational thinking, problem solving and creativity.