SA YOUTH'S PRIME FOCUS IS HELPING YOUNG PEOPLE ACHIEVE ACADEMIC SUCCESS, DEVELOP THEIR CHARACTER, AND PROMOTE HEALTHY LIFESTYLES.
SA Youth empowers San Antonio's high-risk youth and young adults to achieve their full potential by providing quality educational programming in a safe environment.
Is that all San Antonio youth and young adults have equitable access to educational opportunities, graduate from high school, and become successful community-minded adults, regardless of circumstance.
At SA Youth, we are guided by core principles that direct our work with youth.
These principles include:
- Understand the needs of the youth in San Antonio
- Effectively and efficiently meet a number of specified and documented needs through professional programs and services
- Collaborate with other agencies to meet those needs
- Promote SA Youth in the community and help the community understand our role in the city
- Operate in a fiscally responsible manner
- Employ a set of standard core values to direct our work and our business
- At SA Youth, we are committed to the consistent application of core values and principles in working with youth.
Show CompassionBe kind and express gratitude.
Walk the WalkBe the example.
Color Outside the LinesWonder and create. Dare to be you.
Cultivate PositivityBe intentional with your actions. Communicate honestly.
Show UpBe proactive. Strive for excellence. Never Settle.
LearningWe are always learning new things and challenging the status quo.
Commitment to GreenWe are environmentally responsible and prepare youth to take an active role in sustaining our planet.
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