Positive Youth Development at GFS means fostering the best in teens


Social/Educational Experiences

Teens are exposed to various social and education experiences so that they feel comfortable and prepared for the world outside of Camden

Life Skills/Mentoring

A team of professionals and volunteers work to mentor and provide positive examples to teens often times creating life changing bonds

Next Step Advisors work with each teen to ensure they are making the best decision for their post-secondary education plan. CASA has a 100% high school graduation rate.



Positive social interactions are a huge part of the CASA program.


Each teen is encouraged to succeed academically and is given the tools to do so through tutoring, access to technology, and mentoring


Opportunities for leadership are endless in the CASA program including through the formal Youth Ambassador position or youth leader role


Teens learn the value of giving back and the importance of taking pride in their neighborhood