Our Home Base, Inc.-The Home of Champions

New Paltz, New York

About this nonprofit organization
Our Home Base, Inc. is a newly recognized 501c3 non-profkit with a mission to provide a "home base" for NYC and NY state youth 16-24 who are emerging from the foster care system the support tht all youth deserve: leadership development,: through training and mentoring, life sills training, educational direction and support, and career readiness. We want to identify future leaders among foster youth, and help them develop their full potential. Our Home base is located less than 1 mile from the center of New Paltz and SUNY New Paltz College, Ulster Community College. The location is less than 70 mile drive from NYC. The facility comprises of 15 acres with buldings that may be developed to provide a warm home for up to 30 youth. Youth will also find the home meaningful, as it was once the late Floyd Patterson's home.