Our Mission
Young, Black and Suburban Kids was established in 2019 as a non-profit and public charitable organization dedicated to connecting and teaching young, Black, and suburban kids of North Texas to be inspired, empowered, and able to embrace their culture for a better future. 


"Building a strong cultural connection with our Young, Black, and Suburban Kids”

Collin County Black Chamber of Commerce 

2020 Trailblazer Award for Nonprofit Agency of the Year 

Our Vision

Our vision is to inspire children to become whom they want to be, but more

importantly, influence self-confidence and pride. By empowering our

young children and youth this way, we empower our communities.

Our Focus Area

YBS Kids focuses on the positive exposure, exploration, and skill-building possibilities of

African American children and youth from all social-economic communities in North Texas.

  • Black History 

  • Cultural Awareness

  • Mentoring

  • Financial Literacy

  • Education

  • College & Career Readiness

  • Volunteer & Community Service

To apply for 2020-2021 membership click here 

“I want our young people to know that they matter. That they belong. So don't be afraid. Do you hear me? "

-Michelle Obama

Our Events

  • YBS Kids Member Meeting
    Sun, Jan 17
    Virtual Meeting
    Jan 17, 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM
    Virtual Meeting
    Vision Board Party goes Digital!
  • Feed the City
    Sat, Dec 05
    Dec 05, 2020, 8:00 AM – 10:30 AM
    Plano, Plano, TX, USA
    With the coronavirus pandemic ravaging families worldwide, we want to make a real impact in our communities.


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fundraise 4 ybs kids

Are you an individual or business looking to get involved or fundraise for us? One of the simplest ways is to create a fundraiser that supports the YBS Kids program and initiatives. Get in touch with us about how you can help today.



The YBS Kids Virtual Mentor Program is designed

to be a partnership between current college students, recent college or trade school graduates, and middle/high school students. Our vision is to inspire children to become who they want to be and provide real and relevant educational goals through connections with the right mentors.

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Want to join our efforts but not sure where to start? Volunteer your time and take advantage of this incredible opportunity to lend your support. It's a great way to contribute to our cause, and we welcome any amount of time you can provide towards paving the path for a better tomorrow. Get in touch with us today for more details about how you can help.

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