About Us


America is under siege with youth violence, abuse, neglect, malnutrition, lack of leadership, and breakdown of family morals and values. More than ever communities need organizations that are community sensitive, family-centered, purpose driven and result oriented. Communities need organizations that inherently believe in empowering youth and families, and is committed to restoring family unity and self-sufficiency. grew out of a growing community demand to foster programs that empower youth leadership development and strengthen families. We empower youth and families to thrive, and not just survive!


To turn the hearts of youth and families through education, leadership development and family enhancement services.


One day every city in America will have a Turning the Hearts Center where hearts are being turned and lives are being changed.


To motivate, ignite and transform human potential into action and leadership building healthy family relationships.


Our Six Core Values

• Character
What matters the most is how we act when no one is looking. 
• Excellence
We do our best in everything we do…all the time.
• Honesty
We always tell the truth.
• Integrity
We stand up for what we believe in.
• Respect
We treat people the way we want to be treated.
• Trust
We believe in each other and in our community.

Our Guiding Principles

• Community Driven
We listen and speak up for the community because we are the community. 
• Community Service
In order to understand we must first learn to serve.
• Family Centered
Keeping families healthy and together is our top priority. 
• Inclusive
We celebrate, foster and value diversity in all we do. 
• Teamwork
When the team works…the dream works.
• Youth Empowerment
Youth have more power than most think…let them lead.