Justice and Opportunity for Youth Joy Inc

A nonprofit organization

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$5,000 Goal


To inspire and empower young women and girls to embrace and develop their personal strengths to improve the quality of life for themselves and their community


Provide young women and girls with opportunities and resources that create pathways to achieve their full potential.

What we do:

JOY connects with young women and girls in middle school and high school, encouraging healthy relationships and good decision-making skills. We strive to build leaders in their schools and communities.

How We Do it:

Weekly 1 ½ hour evening meetings within the school year with the young ladies

Restorative Justice Peace-Keeping Circles encouraging peer support and voice

Academic/ Life coaching to provide a connection to another caring adult

Partnering with Community Enrichment and other out-reach programs to build an awareness of individual interests and positive relationships between the youth and community within a safe space

Participating in Community Service projects

Attending Community and Cultural Events

Organization Data


Organization name

Justice and Opportunity for Youth Joy Inc

Tax id (EIN)



Arts & Culture Education


PO BOX 9054
ROCHESTER, MN 55903-9054