Sean Hankins, MSW
Our mission is to reduce truancy and improve academic achievement among delinquent populations through strength-based interventions
Marva V. Goodson, MS
"Improving the Lives of Court-Involved Youth Through Strength-based Interventions "
Youth Advancement Through Athletics
Pictured left to right: Scott Leroy (Ingham County Juvenile Programs Director), Jayme Danzig (YATA Founder/Director), Maureen Winslow (Ingham County Deputy Court Administrator), Marva Goodson (YATA Founder/Director), and Sean Hankins (YATA Consultant/Adolescent Diversion Project Director)
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Youth Advancement Through Athletics was founded in 2011. Since its inception, the project has designed more than 75 targeted, strength-based interventions and trained a corresponding number of Michigan State University undergraduate student/mentors pursing careers in a variety of social service professions
Dr. William Davidson, Ph.d
Jayme Danzig, MSW
Youth Advancement Through Investment is a non-profit organization which facilitates the operations of YATA. We need YOU!