Our Impact

YDi @ JRF has brought new life, energy and purpose to the youth development conversation in Hopewell. We have been a driving force in establishing and attracting youth programs to the area, such as:

  • Smart Beginnings Southeast helping young children to be ready for Kindergarten in Hopewell, Prince George, and the surrounding areas
  • Kids Run RVA establishing healthy lifestyles early by creating run clubs in all Hopewell elementary schools
  • MathScience Innovation Center sending Hopewell students to the Summer of STEM program
  • HealthSpace Teen Clinic empowering teens to be safe and informed about healthy relationships through outreach, education, and clinical reproductive services
  • City Point 5K Kids Fun Run & Fit for Life Challenge┬áis bigger than ever, with over 500 students running 12 miles leading up to the race, and over 300 students participating in the Fun Run!