The YDI Mission
Youth Development, Inc. (YDI), founded in 1971, is a nationally recognized youth service organization that provides educational, developmental and humanitarian assistance to children, youth and families in central and northern New Mexico. As a 501 (c) 3, non-profit charitable organization, YDI is eligible to receive tax-deductible cash and in-kind donations. YDI's programs include tutoring, after-school activities, gang intervention, drop-out prevention, family counseling services, emergency teen shelter, youth sports, internships, scholarships, parenting skills, leadership development, public housing assistance, community corrections, GED studies, early childhood education via Head Start centers, substance abuse and AIDS education and many others.
We welcome the opportunity to provide you with comprehensive information about YDI via our website. Please take a moment to find out more about the Services and Programs, Locations, Awards, and Jobs at YDI by clicking on any of the links to the left. In addition, you'll find important information for donors through the YDI Foundation link, including a secure online donation form.
The YDI Mission: To help children, youth and families achieve their full potential.
Youth Development Inc. Developing Lives