The mission of SOY Baltimore is to inspire change by repairing the relationship between youth, community, and law enforcement.

Our Services

  • Evidence Based Decision Making Curriculum

    Evidence Based Decision Making Curriculum

    Through evidence based curriculum we are committed to providing quality and effective programming.
  • Workforce Development /Career Exploration

    Workforce Development /Career Exploration

    Provide hands on/career focused shadowing opportunities. Job Readiness/Interviewing Skills/Resume Writing.
  • Financial Literacy

    Financial Literacy

    Our program will aid youth in making informed and effective financial decisions.
  • Information Sessions on Mental Health/ Trauma

    Information Sessions on Mental Health/ Trauma

    Open and organized discussions to facilitate dialogue with youth, family and community.
  • Counseling Services

    Counseling Services

    Our counseling services are geared towards supporting youth that have social- emotional, behavioral challenges, traumatic experiences, adjustment disorders, independent living skills, social skills training etc. To reduce crimes involving our young and to reduce homicides of our young.
  • Youth, Community and Police Engagement

    Youth, Community and Police Engagement

    Establish a functional & positive relationship between law enforcement and our young through community engagement and interactive forums.
  • Family Services

    Family Services

    Provide high-quality services to foster health and well being in the home, school and community.
  • Mentoring


    Individual, Group, Peer-to-Peer, OST based programming.

Our vision is to engage our young in a collaborative effort with the Greater Baltimore Community, Law Enforcement Officers, Criminal Justice Professionals, and Educators to foster healthy mentor/mentee relationships to strengthen the community.

Our Team

Kawahn Young, Founder/Exec. Director

Kristi France-Gibbs, President

Erica Dunston

Our Partners





Monday – Friday: 9am – 6pm | Saturday – Sunday: 9am – 12pm

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