Improving The Life Outcomes Of Young Men And Boys Of Color.
These outcomes showcase the tangible difference our programs make, fostering positive behavioral change and creating environments conducive to personal and academic success. As we celebrate these achievements, we remain dedicated to furthering our mission, empowering young men, and building a foundation for lasting success in their lives and the communities.
Young men impacted
Reduction in suspensions, truancies & negative discipline referrals associated with violence
Youth service professionials supported
About Our Foundation
Through partnerships with schools, community organizations, city agencies, and policymakers, we aim to transform policies, practices, and resources to create an inclusive and supportive environment for young men and boys.
The Sims-Fayola Foundation's mission is to improve the life outcomes of young men of color through direct programming and catalyzing systems change by addressing the root causes of educational inequities and institutional barriers.
The Brilliance Collective - Los Angeles
The Achievement Initiative Foundation's affiliate, The Brilliance Collective - Los Angeles, addresses the opportunity disparities for young men of color in underserved communities. Our mission is to cultivate successful, positive role models who contribute to school, communities, and life.
“The Sims-Fayola Foundation provides insights for young African-American men in ways unlike many other organizations. These young men are given first-hand experiences on the infinite opportunities waiting for them in the outside world. ”
~Aleshia Armour, (Principal, Overland High School)