Youth Against Violence

Does the acronym YAV mean anything to you? It should. Youth Against Violence is a powerful,

passionate and transforming energy that love the unloved, teaches the unteachable, mentors the

wayward, and sculpts misguided youth into an organization that achieves the unthinkable through its

efforts to cultivate a strong and active force for good.

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YAV Programs



The Female Arm of YAV
Producing charming, successful, self-confident, disciplined and intelligent young women...


Platinum Souljahs


The Male Arm of YAV
Designed to transform the at-risk male into a respectful and productive law abiding citizen...


Operation Redemption


Hands-on Training Institute
Providing vocational skills for young men and women in the Bahamas....


Nelson Cooper Basketball


Basketball Tournament
Brings together young men from all over the Bahamas to shoot basketballs instead of guns....

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