Safe in My Brother’s Arms (SIMBA)

Safe in My Brother’s Arms (SIMBA) is a youth empowerment program aimed to enrich the lives of students (6th-8th grade) in temporary housing through support services and an environment that encourages youth to achieve and succeed.  SIMBA aims to enrich the lives of students (6th-8th grade) in temporary housing and provides support services and an environment that encourages youth to achieve and succeed.

The name of our program and intervention, SIMBA, is a Swahili word which means “young lion.” We believe that the strength and resilience of youth in our program are comparable to the regal presence of young lions.

Smiling and enjoying multi ethnic teenagers schoolmates, isolated on white background