Black Achievers Program
Did you know the YMCA of Central Virginia nurtures the potential of teens, through our Black Achievers Program?
The Black Achievers Program is to help all young people pursue and reach their dreams of a higher education and professional career.
Expose students to diverse college and career options
Raise academic standards of youth by aiding more teens to graduate from high school and attend and graduate from an accredited college
Provide role models of various professional fields whose success and knowledge will inspire youth to set and achieve goals
Create channels for community involvement by business and industry
Help youth develop a positive sense of self
Recognize and promote excellence