WE ARE THE NETWORK CONNECTING COMMUNITIES.
The mission of Network Connect is to improve the coordination of youth serving organizations by building effective partnerships for youth, families, communities, and organizations.
FUTURE CULTURE CREATORS (FCC)
The Future Culture Creator Employment Program provides youth ages 14-19, who are currently enrolled in school, with an enriching, constructive year round-training, employment and internships through subsidized placement with local creatives,community based organizations, and non-profit organizations.
REVERSE THE ACES (RACE)
RACE to Wellness is a campaign developed by Network Connect to Reverse the effects of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) amongst teens. ACEs can include experiences such as: experiencing violence, experiencing abuse or neglect, or a death in the family. ACEs can also include environmental factors such as: drug or alcohol abuse, incarcerated Family Members, mental health issues in the family or separated parents.
COMMUNITY WELL-BEING AMBASSADORS (CWA)
The Community Well-Being Ambassador (CWA) Initiative is a community-driven, place- based prevention strategy to increase the capacity of targeted neighborhoods in the City of Wilmington by promoting community well-being and resiliency among their residents across the life span. The newly established initiative is the result of a collective impact approach between the following organizations who are willing to bring their unique skills in the interest of addressing a common cause.
TEEN CO-LEARNING SPACE
Due to the current pandemic, Network Connect has provided services to assist in students academic needs. The Network Connect Teen Co-Learning Space is a year-round learning support program for middle school and high school students.
We are the Network connecting communities.