“To go from where you are to where you want to be: you have to have a dream, a goal, and you have to be willing to work for it.”
– Coach Jimmy V.
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Our Mission
Our Mission is to educate and provide mentorship to the socially and economically challenged Fresno-area youth and provide opportunities to participate in recreational, competitive & travel sports without regard to race, creed, religion, gender or ability. 
Our Vision
Our Goal is to offer tutoring and educational programming, as well as effectively identifying those youth who have been lost or left behind in the traditional school system and help them deal with stressful events and process traumatic situations.
Our Support
We will provide emotional support with positive reinforcement and promote effort in an inclusive learning environment. If we can keep youths off of the streets through various educational programs and sports. As a community, we can help keep our youth in school and create success in their lives.

Nicholas E. Butler Sr, President/CEO

Nicholas Butler (B.A., Sociology alumnus of Fresno State), was raised in St. Louis Missouri, where he attended McCluer High and Florissant Valley Junior College. He later transferred to Fresno State and played football as a wide receiver under Pat Hill and was on the Track and Field team coached by Bob Fraley. He has worked in juvenile correction for more than six years. 

Nicholas strives to pass on good morals and determination to the youths he works with by promoting positive core values. It is his desire to give the youths a new outlook on life and establish a deep-rooted sense of individual responsibility and pride. 
"I can accept failure, everyone fails at something. But I cannot accept not trying." - Michael Jordan
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