West End Center for Youth Celebrates 30th Anniversary

With the help and support of the Roanoke Valley over the past 30 years, The West End Center for Youth has provided safety and stability to over 2,000 youth in one of Roanoke’s most disadvantaged neighborhoods.

The Center offers a variety of after school programs & educational services:

  • Tutoring
  • Health, Fitness, and Nutrition
  • Literacy
  • Peace Building Program for Conflict Resolution and Social Skills
  • Computer Technology
  • Life Skills Program
  • Mentoring
  • Child and Family Care
  • Comprehensive Summer Program
  • Back-to-School Supplies
  • Holiday Gift Distribution Program
  • Leadership Program

The Center’s programs have an excellent record:

  • Over 83% of West End Center kids graduate high school
  • Boasts a 99.3% teen pregnancy prevention rate
  • Ensure that the average grade of students being monitored is a B

Through these after-school and summer programs, the West End Center serves over 200 children and teens per year, helping each to become a productive citizen of the Roanoke Valley by keeping him/her focused on positive efforts and smart decision making.

For more information please visit www.westendcenter.org.