Open Hand of Fredericksburg envisions transformed individuals whose sustainable employment contributes to the building and restoration of Fredericksburg and surrounding communities.
Open Hand of Fredericksburg is a faith-based 501c3 organization seeking to partner with at-risk youth and their families to secure sustainable employment through education, leadership development and long-term committed relationships.
Who Is Open Hand of Fredericksburg ?
Mission, Vision and Core Values
To establish long-term relationships with each at-risk youth in our program, helping them gain a sense of God-given purpose, productivity, and dignity in obtaining employment, building their career, and contributing to their community.
WHO ARE WE
An effective faith-based non-profit organization focused on renewing at-risk youth through dignity and empowerment.
Providing programs that grow at-risk youth in order to help break the cycle of poverty and ultimately enrich communities.
Develop partnerships with at-risk youth, their families and the community by providing needed resources to build skills and confidence which can lead to a worthwhile and sustainable life.
Open Hand is a faith-based 501(c) (3) organization which develops partnerships with at-risk youth ages 14 to 19, their families and the community by providing needed resources to build skills and confidence which can lead to a worthwhile life.
The following core values are the fundamental guiding principles that dictate behavior.
The following operating values influence the culture and public image of Open Hand of Fredericksburg as an effective faith-based, community organization serving a wide variety of individuals, families and the community.
At-risk youth are valued for their potential and their talents as God created them whether they are persons of faith or not.
At-risk youth find the opportunities they need to enter the workforce and develop a work ethic that will lead to a satisfying and sustainable career.
By developing the traits of honesty, integrity, reliability and excellence in at-risk youth, we believe they will be an asset to any organization.
By building the life and work skills of at-risk youth, we believe the community will recognize their God given value.