BY JABAAR EDMOND, Contributor
ST. PETERSBURG –Young Kings and Queens College Prep and Mentoring, Inc., led by Javaris Green, provides young African-American men and women with an opportunity for post-secondary education.
A graduate of Florida A&M University, Green takes the youth on college prep tours and prepares them for a future in business, sports and other areas. The organization strives to put these students on the path to excellence in the community, showing them how to work together, practical and survival skills and academic excellence.
Housed at Gibbs High School, this program aims to help the youth make good decisions that will benefit them throughout their lives.