Our Mission & Vision


Our Vision

That all children achieve success in life.

Our mission

To provide children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported 1-to-1 relationships that change their lives for the better, forever.


Accountability Statement

We partner with parents/guardians, volunteers and others in the community and hold ourselves accountable for each child in our program achieving:

  • Higher aspirations, greater confidence, and better relationships

  • Avoidance of risky behaviors

  • Educational Success

Defenders of Potential

Bringing this life changing mission to the children in our community takes everyone's support! There are many ways to Defend Potential: make a donation, become a Big Brother or Big Sister, enroll a child, volunteer on a committee, or one of many other ways. For more information on how you can be involved email us.