We are in the process of interviewing for our next executive director! Please keep us in your prayers as our Transition Team works on this important and exciting process!
Our building is “OPEN”, and our programs are running with safety precautions including temperature checks, masks, sanitization, use of outdoors, and social distancing.
If you visit our building, please wear a mask.
To intervene in the lives of those who fall between the cracks of existing education, economic, family and religious resources and help them successfully navigate to a positive life experience through meaningful Christian relationships.
What We Do
In summary: Relationships, Opportunities, and Resources that matter for youth and their families who often fall through the cracks of society.
ASAP (Alternative Suspension Accountability Program) – Students who are suspended and expelled can complete their schoolwork at Escape while working towards peace, restoration, and personal growth. Volunteers are integral in working side-by-side with students.
Career Connections – We partner with local businesses, organizations, and donors to create part-time employment opportunities for 14-17 year old youth in the summer and beyond, extending to internships, workshops, and life learning.
Westside Boxing – Whether training for your first fight, or just for fun, our FREE fitness center is open Monday-Thursday, 4-7 pm and Saturday 11-1 pm. We help kids “break down the barriers one punch at a time.” Training is also offered through WestSide Boxing with certified trainers.
More: 1-on-1 Mentoring, Tutoring, Brotherhood (guys’ group), Ladies’ Bible Study, Movie Nights, Game Nights, Provisions Food Pantry, and more!