YLF builds character and a brighter future for young leaders in our Nation's Capital.
97% of YLF students graduate from high school.
80% have achieved success in university, community college or trade school.
90% of our students said that YLF is life-changing!
Our students most value being a part of YLF because of the friendship they share with their mentor. Students have greater self-confidence, set and achieve more goals and develop positive habits related to character as a result of their time with mentors.
The life-changing work we do is possible because of staff and volunteers that are living out the values they impart to students: to build character and live a life of excellence.