the story behind
Reach Back Beyond YoU, INC.
Reach Back Beyond You is a nonprofit organization that embraces the development of today’s youth to “Learn to Follow and Grow to Lead”!! We understand the importance of creating shoulders for future generations to lean and stand on.
Our mission is to enrich our communities by providing programs and services that allow everyone to reach their full potential through meaningful connections that build a healthy spirit, mind, body and moral character.
Our Core Value is to teach underserved youth valuable life skills to enhance their mental, physical, and financial wellbeing. RBBY looks to aid students in identifying their life purpose and social responsibilities to become productive citizens.
Our Vision is to create a space and opportunity for underserved youth to have an equal playing field to find their purpose in life. At the same time, provide them with the tools to achieve their dreams and aspirations.
THE RBBY PRINCIPLES:
Kindness – The quality of being friendly, generous, and considerate.
Empathy – The ability to understand and share the feelings of another.
Respect - A feeling of deep admiration for someone.
Equity – The quality of being fair and impartial.
Equality – The state of being equal, especially in status, rights, & opportunities.
Self-Preservation – A natural or instinctive tendency to act to preserve
one’s own existence “Know your history and Net Worth”.
Service - Look for opportunities to provide random acts of kindness by serving others.
Exposure – Presenting youths to leaders and entrepreneurs who look like them and can help them to fulfill their dreams.
Honesty –Moral quality, character, integrity, truthfulness, & straightforwardness.
Culture - Protecting and preserving our ancestral values and moral characters
Purpose - Defining your “WHY” in life.