Teens With a Purpose

  • 700 E Olney Road
  • Norfolk, VA
  • 23504
  • (757) 747-2679
PUBLIC PROFILE

Who are we?

Teens With a Purpose (TWP) is a peer-led, 501(C)(3) non-profit organization serving schools, churches and communities in Norfolk, Virginia Beach and across the Hampton Roads Region. TWP tackles issues teens face in today’s world such as prevention and education of HIV/STDs; distracted teen driving; dating abuse and violence; and many other challenges.

ABOUT TEENS WITH A PURPOSE

Teens With a Purpose was formed in 1996 by Deirdre Love. In 2007, Teens With a Purpose became TWP-The Youth Movement a 501(c) (3) non-profit youth development organization. TWP celebrates over 22 years of experience in providing peer leadership training and has been recognized both regionally and nationally.

OUR MISSION is to create a platform that empowers young people to use their voice, creativity, reflection and action to affect personal growth, transform lives and impact communities. T'WP intersects youth development practices; civic engagement, peer leadership and high quality artistic presentation creating safe inclusive spaces that challenge young people to find, develop, publicly present and apply their voices as creators of positive social change. TWP is committed to developing young leaders who positively impact their neighbors, classmates, schools, governments, congregations and one another.

HERE, TEENS CREATIVELY CULTIVATE THE NEXT

GENERATION OF LEADERS!

POSITIVE TRENDSETTERS! We are making a difference every day in thousands of young peoples’ lives. TWP engages every young person in peer-led projects, programs and events that help them develop personal power. TWP creates opportunities for youth to succeed, influence others and to partake in various arts and humanities programs that culminate in a public performance/exhibition designed to help build self-esteem & self-efficacy

Recent Activity

April 25

Deirdre Love @Teens With a Purpose posted a classified ad Donate

5 months ago


October 06

Deirdre Love @Teens With a Purpose: Did you miss our grand re-opening? Call to set up a tour and get connected! https://www.facebook.com/m...

4 years ago

Deirdre Love @Teens With a Purpose contributed to the wiki Profile Overview

4 years ago

Deirdre Love @Teens With a Purpose contributed to the wiki Profile Message

4 years ago

Deirdre Love @Teens With a Purpose posted the photos: _MG_4181, _MG_4202 (Teens With a Purpose)

4 years ago

Deirdre Love @Teens With a Purpose posted the photos: 1726301000, DSC_0185, justartgee9, justartgee12 (Teens With a Purpose)

4 years ago


September 22

Deirdre Love @Teens With a Purpose scheduled 2011 TWP Gala with Al Roker

8 years ago

Deirdre Love @Teens With a Purpose scheduled The Artist Spot at Pembroke

8 years ago

Deirdre Love @Teens With a Purpose posted a photo: Out at the Park 2011 (Teens With a Purpose)

8 years ago

Deirdre Love @Teens With a Purpose posted a photo: Andre Love - Youth Activist and Spoken Word Artists (Teens With a Purpose)

8 years ago

Deirdre Love @Teens With a Purpose posted a photo: TWP and Ariane Arumburo from Hampton Roads Show at the "Imagine Me" Premiere Party (Teens With a Purpose)

8 years ago

Deirdre Love @Teens With a Purpose posted a photo: Deirdre Love, Al Roker, Senator Scott Rigell and Congressman Bobby Scott (Teens With a Purpose)

8 years ago

Organization Information

  • Contact Information: Phone (757) 747-2679 Email info@twpthemovement.org

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