To provide youth with positive and consistent adult interactions that are geared towards building their self-esteem, equipping them with the skills necessary to make appropriate life choices, and exposing them to new opportunities

Project HOOD mentoring programs and activities are both formal and informal. Within our formal programs, youth are matched with mentors and mentoring activities occur within and outside of the walls of Project HOOD. Additionally, Project HOOD has placed an emphasis on mentor training and has formed key partnerships to facilitate the training of men who are interested in being mentors to boys within our programs.