Education to Save the World

Today we feature Steve Abraham, founder of Wilderness Leadership and Learning, Inc. His words follow:

Ropes FY12 102Wilderness Leadership & Learning, Inc. (WILL), a DC based 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, is a twelve month holistic experiential learning, youth leadership and life skills development program. The vision for WILL was conceived by founder and President Steve Abraham during a 2001 National Outdoor Leadership School program. Inspired by his own experience, Steve left his law practice in 2003 to create and lead a program to enhance the educational, leadership and life skills of DC youth from underserved neighborhoods.

Ourmission is to provide diverse growth experiences and challenging learning opportunities to inspire and assist young men and women to make good decisions, become effective leaders, and achieve their goals.

WILL works with high potential, underperforming 9th – 11th graders. Our goal is to launch WILL members into a future that they could not imagine…

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