Where is the Need?

“I gave up on myself – you helped me believe again.”

75 kids in the Denver area need a mentor.

Become a Mentor Today!

"All needy children need someone to love them and to help them. All children need their own guardian angel to guide them. It is a benefit to the child who has a mentor, but mentoring also helps mentors grow their lives too." - Save Our Youth Mentee, age 20

Mentoring Saves Lives! Watch a short video about Save Our Youth.

Save Our Youth is a youth development organization providing at-risk youth with educational, emotional, and spiritual skills for success through long-term mentoring relationships.

  • SOY has served Denver’s urban at-risk youth since 1994.
  • 428 kids, ages 10-17, were served by SOY’s mentoring program in 2015.
  • SOY’s average mentoring match lasts 42 months (3.5 years) while the national average is 9 months.