The City of Refuge Uplifting Boys to Men, Inc., was founded on the principals of love, love that became urgency within the heart of one individual. The ideas and vision of the Uplifting Boys to Men, was impregnated into the soul of Teressa Owens, which later birth into action. Ms. Owens-Payne, truly believes the children are our future. She also believes we have a responsibility to at least try to prevent them from falling between the cracks of society.
The City of Refuge Uplifting Boys to Men, Inc. reflects a strong emphasis in the following areas:
- Educational Reinforcement
- Spiritual Guidance
- STD Awareness
- Empowering the Community through educational workshops