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The Wesley Youth Foundation was founded by husband and wife, Lorenzo and Blanche Wesley and incorporated has a non-profit organization on March 6, 1995. Its focus is dedicated to the spiritual, mental, physical, and social enhancement of today’s youth. The mission is to improve the quality of life for all individuals through academic, leadership, literacy, technical, awareness, spiritual leadership, and preventive programs.

Since opening in Tchula, Mississippi, the Wesley Youth Foundation instrumental in helping establish a Coalition of small organizations through the leadership and guidance of L.E.A.D.S. WYF has established partnership with other organizations with equivalent interests; that is, to serve others by teaching and leading.

Mission: WYF aspires to improve the quality of life for all individuals through academic, leadership, literacy, technical, awareness, spiritual leadership, and preventive programs.

Motto: “To open minds…To increase Knowledge… To expand possibilities…To develop tomorrow’s leaders” “Supporting Community Growth…Developing Youth for Tomorrow”

Programs provided through the WYF:

  • SNAP Assistance Program
  • Food Pantry Program  (serving 150 families in Holmes County
  • CSPF Program …Serving Senior Citizens of Holmes County
  • Holmes Health and Nutrition Program
  • Veteran Assistance Program
  • Tutorial Program: After-School, Adult Literacy, Computer Literacy and  Homework Assistance
  • Financial Awareness Program
  • New Entrepreneur Assistance
  • Housing Assistance Information/Seminars
  • Assistance Program for the Elderly
  • Membership with Coalition of Organizations in the Holmes County Area
  • Spiritual Leadership Program (Knowing the Word of God equips the Saints of God)

We believe “Community Growth” is developed through the unity of families, businesses, organizations, and churches. Unified Communities are Strong communities, and through union communities can prosper. Great leadership leads to developing Great communities! However, we realize that none of these accomplishments would be possible without God; but all things are possible) with Him.

 

 

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