About US

At RESPECT The Haven, we are dedicated to empowering individuals and fostering positive change in our community. Through our Opportunity Youth Program, we strive to provide comprehensive support and resources to young people facing barriers to education and employment. By offering a collaborative and supportive environment, we aim to equip youth with the tools and opportunities they need to realize their full potential and achieve long-term success.


Our mission is to empower individuals, particularly young people, by providing access to education, employment opportunities, and support services. We are committed to creating a community where every individual has the opportunity to thrive and contribute positively to society.


We envision a future where all individuals have the resources, support, and opportunities they need to succeed. We aspire to create a community where every individual feels valued, empowered, and equipped to pursue their goals and dreams.


  • Empowerment: We believe in empowering individuals to take control of their lives and create positive change.
  • Collaboration: We value collaboration and partnerships as essential drivers of community development and impact.
  • Equity: We are committed to promoting equity and ensuring equal access to opportunities and resources for all individuals.
  • Integrity: We conduct ourselves with honesty, transparency, and integrity in all our interactions and endeavors.
  • Compassion: We approach our work with empathy, compassion, and a genuine concern for the well-being of others.

Thank You for Considering a Partnership:

Thank you for considering a collaborative partnership with RESPECT The Haven. Your partnership and support are instrumental in helping us achieve our mission and make a meaningful impact in the lives of youth and the community. Please complete the following application to help us understand how we can work together effectively to create positive change. We look forward to the opportunity to collaborate with you and make a difference together.

What RESPECT The Haven Looks For In A Partnership?

In seeking partnerships, RESPECT The Haven prioritizes organizations and individuals who share our commitment to empowering youth and creating positive change in the community. Here are some key qualities and attributes we look for in potential partners:


  1. Shared Mission and Values: We seek partners whose mission and values align with ours, demonstrating a genuine commitment to youth empowerment, education, and community development.


  1. Collaborative Spirit: We value partners who embrace a collaborative approach and are willing to work together to achieve common goals. Collaboration fosters innovation, creativity, and collective impact.


  1. Complementary Expertise: We welcome partners who bring complementary expertise, resources, and capabilities to the table. Diverse skills and perspectives enrich our programs and initiatives, enhancing their effectiveness and sustainability.


  1. Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion: We prioritize partners who value diversity, equity, and inclusion and actively promote these principles within their organization and community. Respect for diversity enriches our partnerships and strengthens our collective impact.


  1. Capacity for Action: We seek partners with the capacity and resources to take meaningful action and implement initiatives that create tangible benefits for youth and the community. Partners should demonstrate a track record of successful program implementation and impact.


  1. Innovative Solutions: We are interested in partners who bring innovative ideas, approaches, and solutions to the table. Innovation drives progress and enables us to address complex challenges facing youth and communities effectively.


  1. Commitment to Evaluation and Learning: We value partners who prioritize evaluation, learning, and continuous improvement. Partners should be open to feedback, willing to learn from successes and challenges, and committed to data-driven decision-making.


  1. Sustainability and Long-Term Vision: We seek partners who share our commitment to sustainability and have a long-term vision for creating lasting change in the community. Sustainable partnerships endure beyond individual projects, fostering enduring impact and transformation.


Overall, we look for partners who are passionate, dedicated and committed to making a difference in the lives of youth and the community. Together, we can create meaningful change and build a brighter future for all.


Partnering with RESPECT The Haven offers numerous benefits and opportunities to make a meaningful impact in the community:


  1. Mission Alignment: Our organization is dedicated to empowering youth and fostering positive change. By partnering with us, you align with a mission-driven organization committed to making a difference in the lives of young people.


  1. Community Impact: Together, we can make a significant impact in the community by addressing the needs of Opportunity Youth and providing them with the support and resources they need to succeed.


  1. Collaborative Approach: We believe in the power of collaboration and working together to achieve common goals. Partnering with RESPECT The Haven allows you to join forces with like-minded organizations and individuals to maximize our collective impact.


  1. Access to Resources: Through partnerships, you gain access to a wide range of resources, expertise, and support services that can enhance the effectiveness and impact of your programs and initiatives.


  1. Networking Opportunities: Partnering with RESPECT The Haven provides valuable networking opportunities to connect with other organizations, community leaders, and stakeholders who share similar goals and interests.


  1. Increased Visibility: As a partner, your organization will benefit from increased visibility and recognition within the community. You will have the opportunity to showcase your commitment to social responsibility and community engagement.


  1. Measurable Impact: We are committed to measuring and evaluating the impact of our programs and initiatives. By partnering with us, you can be assured that your efforts will contribute to measurable outcomes and positive change in the community.


Overall, partnering with RESPECT The Haven offers a unique opportunity to make a difference, build meaningful relationships, and create positive change in the lives of youth and families in our community.