Vision: Our goal and vision is to become a world-class high performance community organization that serves all with heartfelt love and understanding by encouraging, inspiring and helping others to believe in themselves and know that they will be a success even through hard times reaching their full potential and exceed their own expectations, creating self sufficiency and everlasting positive life changes breaking generational cycles of hopelessness.
The Organization: Urban Colors Arts and Mentoring was founded in 2005 in Denver, Colorado, by Dwayne and Terry Meeks. Its purpose is to promote the legacy of healthy families and relationships. Urban Colors effectively promotes progressive family growth and sustainability by teaching practical lessons of setting high standards, values and self-determination.
Urban Colors Arts and Mentoring community engagement programs have been recognized nationwide and now are in the mainstream of American society. Urban Colors serves as a model for familiy oriented programs nationwide. The organization is committed to enhancing community awareness of family unity and other contributions that have served the needs of America's most underprivileged citizens. Urban Colors Arts and Mentoring seeks to empower all people, especially urban families to be builders of a true global community. These contributions are the basis for the work that remains to be done to build a meaningful, inclusive society for all.