AREACH prepare teens to successfully transition into adulthood, supporting individual needs with love, and empowering our youth to live the highest, truest expression of themselves.
WHO ARE WE
THE ULTIMATE SOLUTION FOR RESOURCES AND READINESS
AREACH is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization founded in 2012. Actively adopting our under-resourced future leaders by spending time with them inside their community, empowering them through enrichment programs with a primary focus on positive growth and surrounding them with love and support. Our programs focus on self-awareness, career exploration & skill building. AREACH students have access to high-quality training, up-to-date market information & guidance counselors to help navigate a path to success. We build long-term mentorship to train, educate, coach, support, and guide. Our programs have proven to help teens make better college, career and daily life choices. Upon completion of the course, youth are confident about who they are, where they're going, and what it takes to get there. Building a positive core of character, new habitual ways of thinking and a healthier approach to life. Life readiness is within AREACH!
WHY DO WE HELP
THE POTENTIAL FOR GROWTH IS UNLIMITED SO WE CHOOSE TO INVEST IN OUR FUTURE LEADERS.
Atlanta Public Schools’ overall 2016 graduation rate fell slightly, slipping .4 percentage points to 71.5 percent. That’s below the state average of about 79 percent. At 11 of 20 high schools, Atlanta’s Class of 2016 graduated at lower rates than their predecessors, according to Georgia Department of Education data. The violent crimes committed by juveniles are on the rise throughout metro Atlanta. In fact, statistics show the juvenile crime rate in Fulton County is 15 times higher than the national average.