Aspiring Youth Enrichment Services


NAZA Funded After-School and Summer Program

AYES is committed to confidence building for our underserved youth. Our goal is to enhance self-esteem through reading comprehension. Parents are able to work while their children learn under the direction of qualified instructors.   

Classes Offered

  • Reading
  • STEAM – Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math
  • Financial Literacy
  • Life Skills
  • Leadership Training
  • Field Experiences

Project L.I.F.E. 

AYES also serves as a parent empowerment center for the community, by hosting monthly workshops. These workshops include: 

  • Budgeting
  • Home Buyer’s Classes
  • Couponing

  • Nutrition
  • Exercise

  • Parenting
  • Job Skills Training

Young people ages 10 to 18 meet once each month to have 24 hours of positive experiences. These experiences will ultimately guide our young citizens to live productive lives in society. The activities involved include the following:

  • Lock-Ins
  • Midnight Basketball
  • Field Trips