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our mission

The mission of Youth Empowerment Zone (YEZ) is proactively reaching under-served, easily neglected, at-risk, urban youth, engage them in empowering activities and ideas, and provide them with resources for success. YEZ specializes in working with Columbia's youth at greatest need, helping them obtain and retain employment, providing support and life skills training, and encouraging them to continue their education