PROGRAMS & PROJECTS.
Not only do we offer a wide array of youth programs, we also fulfill civic engagement through various initiatives. Each Year The Ian Smith Foundation provides holiday cheer for many families through our annual Thanksgiving Dinner & Turkey giveaway and Adopt-A-Family Christmas initiative. We're proud to have served over 1000 families and counting to date.
Summer Bonanza Enrichment Camp
We Offer A Great 6-Week Camp That Will Provie A Great Opportunity For Children To Develop Academically, Develop Critical Skills And Learn The Values Of Teamwork And Sportsmanship, In A Fun, Creative And Safe Environment.
Summer Bonanza Enrichment Camp Offers Academic Enrichment, Team Sports, Coding And Robotics. Our Camp Is Led By Phenomenal Professional Instructors Who Are Passionate About Teaching And Child Development.
I Am Movement
The I Am Movement Is A Dynamic Mentoring Program For Adolescent Youth. The Mentoring Program Focuses On Building Young Men Through Character Development, Leadership Training, Confidence Building And Self Discovery. This Program Will Help Youth Identify Who They Are Currently, Who They Want To Be And All Factors That Have Impacted Their Identity. This Mentoring Program Will Be Life-Changing For All Participants Including The Facilitators!
Ian Smith Foundation & BSwift Youth Basketball League
The Jr. Manrrs Program
This Program Is Offered To Help Develop Youth Socially And Mentally Through The Game Of Basketball. We Offer A Competitive Basketball League That Will Keep Young Athletes Active, Engaged And Developing. This League Is Offered Twice Per Year, In The Fall/Winter And Spring/Summer.
The Jr. Manrrs Program Is Designed To Stimulate The Interest In Science, Technology, Engineering, Agricultural, And Mathematics Fields, Or Steam. The Goal Is To Encourage Students In Grades 7–12 To Attend College And Pursue Agriculture, Natural Resources, And Environmental Sciences Degrees.
Project Stams Is A Comprehensive And Innovative Program That Will Provide High School Students With Opportunities To Develop Interpersonal Skills, Develop Character & Leadership Skills, Build Confidence, Enhance Academics, Attend Workshops/ Conferences Focused On Development And Participate In College Tours. This Dynamic Program Will Focus On The Whole Student And Will Produce A Well-Rounded Individual Prepared To Face Any Challenge.