A Youthful Soul, Inc. seeks to empower and encourage youth by implementing and shaping programs that foster education, career development, strong self-esteem, and personal growth. Initially, AYS will focus its efforts in North Miami and surrounding communities of Miami-Dade County. AYS will then move into the Broward County area, and eventually, include the tri-county areas of Miami-Dade, Broward, and Palm Beach. As a community-based, youth outreach organization, AYS seeks to enable all young people to reach their fullest potential by providing them with opportunities to focus on character building and self-esteem enhancement. AYS is dedicated to inspiring youth through community and school service projects that help develop problem-solving skills and provide social and recreational experiences. The organization aims to strengthen the minds of youth by emphasizing practice in values of courtesy, respect, and giving that positively impacts the community.