Y.B.S. KIDS

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. 

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"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

  • End of the School Year Celebration
    Sun, May 23
    Location is TBD
    May 23, 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM
    Location is TBD
    YBS Kids is thrill to celebrate the end-of-the-school year and the beginning of summer with our children and youth!
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  • COLLEGE FUNDING FOR TEENS
    Sun, Apr 25
    Online Event
    Apr 25, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
    Online Event
    YBS Kids will be hosting a Free Event virtually this Sunday, April 25, 2021, @ 4 pm (CST), "College Funding for Teens."
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GET INVOLVED

 
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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.

Virtual

Mentors

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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Volunteers

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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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