ASCEND Memphis is a free after-school development program designed to help participants discover and/or development their spark. It forces on the whole child: wellness, character, skills, and volunteerism.

Youth are taught the importance of a healthy diet and exercise. Yoga, meditation, and rock climbing are all included.

Youth decrease risky behavior and increase positive behavior by developing healthy relationships and embracing new perspectives.

Youth exposed to life, professional, and social skills to help empower broaden their world views.

The youth participate in a weekly project on campus or with one of our community partners.