Who We Are
By investing in these girls, ITHRIVE aims to rebuild deteriorating communities and deter juvenile delinquency, teen pregnancy, teen drug abuse and a host of other problems plague underserved and neglected communities. ITHRIVE’s vision is to create a safe haven by teaching life skills self-love and life skills focused on leadership, personal growth, business etiquette, and entrepreneurial strategies. ITHRIVE is dedicated to the success of a population of girls who are often hidden in plain sight.
To Empower is make someone stronger and more confident, especially by claiming and claiming their rights.
Empowerment stimulates the confidence within by providing to them skills that awaken the passion destiny and drive that is dormant within them. A proper nurturing, polishing and sharpening of those skills is only made possible through better education, awareness and a space to freely express oneself.
Girls with little or no education are far more likely to be married as children, suffer domestic violence, live in poverty, and become victims of human trafficking and a host of other crimes affecting our communities. Only 1 in 10 youth from low-income families go on to graduate from a four-year college, compared with 28% of youth from middle-income families and 50% of youth from high-income families. Positive Youth Development programs such as ITHRIVE