The Youth of Valor Empowerment (Y.O.V.E.), Step It Up, is a Leadership Development/After School Program of the Ladies of Valor Empowerment (L.O.V.E.), a 501 c3, non-profit organization, in Miami Dade County, Haitian American community. The Y.O.V.E mission is to mentor, develop and equip underprivileged high school girls to lead themselves with confidence and integrity to become college bound, career focused as well as to develop their potential to join the next generation of women leaders. Y.O.V.E. is part of a unique community-based movement focused on serving underprivileged teenage girls in the City of North Miami. Y.O.V.E. is the only movement of its kind in the city where community leaders come together to mentor and empower high-risk teenage girls.
The Youth of Valor Empowerment (Y.O.V.E.) presents Obesity prevention in collaboration with our collaborator Johnson & wales University, North Miami Campus. The Culinary Art session presented on Campus, where the girls are placed in the kitchen with Student Chefs to learn how to prepare very healthy meals on a low budget from start to finish, every session.