Inspire, Motivate, Prepare
Our mission is to inspire, motivate, and prepare young men and women to excel in school and the community through enrichment opportunities that promote cultural diversity, philanthropy, and poise.
We are committed to helping young men and women develop good character, self-respect, and leadership skills that will prepare them for a successful future.
T.R.A.P. (Talented, Respectful, Aspiring, and Powerful) is a non-profit youth empowerment and mentoring organization located in Tyler, Texas.
Young men and women of color face many challenges today, such as bullying, teenage pregnancy, and body shaming. T.R.A.P. gives young men and women of color the confidence to persist despite the challenges they face every day.
Each member participates in our 12-month program which covers the following topics:
Conflict Resolution and Bullying
Financial Planning and Money Management
Health and Nutrition
Leadership and Entrepreneurship
Mental Health Awareness
Self-esteem and Positive Self-image
Writing and Journaling
Educational Field Trips
Fun Field Trips
Our Community Outreach:
Bullying and Conflict Resolution Workshops
Resume Writing and Interviewing Skills
College Readiness and Financial Aid Workshops
Mental Health Awareness Workshops
Sex Trafficking and Kidnapping Awareness Workshops