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WE AT UP LIFTING OUR YOUTH (FORMERLY KNOWN AS MOOD SWINGS AFROCENTRIC EXPRESSIONS) OR UJIMA ROCHESTER INC. ARE COMMITTED TO MAKING A POSITIVE DIFFERENCE IN THE LIVES OF AT-RISK-YOUTH AND THEIR FAMILIES, WHILE HELPING TO ADD CIVILITY TO THE OVERALL COMMUNITY.

We offer pro-social development services for youth and families in the areas of cultural and social-trauma healing, Afrocentric education, alternatives to placement, juvenile reentry, and emergency service referrals for runaway/ homeless youth.

OUR GOAL WITH THIS MARKETPLACE WEBSITE IS TO BECOME A SELF-SUPPORTING ORGANIZATION THAT PROVIDES AN EXAMPLE OF SELF SUSTAINABILITY AS WE CARRY OUT OUR MISSION.

Our mission is to provide integrated and multidisciplinary services that respond to the needs of youth and their families through intensive and quality programs that promote pro-social behavior and contributes to public safety.

OUR VISION STATEMENT

To help prepare youth for progressively increased responsibility and productivity within their family and community environments.

"Uplifting Our Youth for the Future" "Let us put our minds together
and see what life we can make for our children." --Sitting Bull

Up Lifting Our Youth
Affiliates in Rochester, NY
& Atlanta, GA
Phone: 585-770-0536
Email: upliftin@upliftingouryouth.org