Equipping People -- Restoring Dignity -- Empowering Transformation
Our mission is to equip people with life skills in order to restore dignity and empower them to transform communities.
‘Oaks Initiative is a North Carolina non-profit organization based in the Raleigh area (southwest Wake County). Our vision is to provide job mentoring, budgeting, and other basic life skills, as well as to partner with other local services and organizations
We believe we are called by God to help people of all ages find their own potential through learning life skills, discovering dignity in work, and seizing their own vision to transform their lives, families, and communities.
OAKS stands for:
Ownership - Take ownership of your past choices, current status, and future vision
Accountability - Be willing to be accountable to a mentor to pursue your vision
Knowledge - Be willing to attain the knowledge you need to fulfill your vision
Service - Once you are able, be willing to serve others along your journey