Miami City Mission Youth Center is a year-round youth development program providing; after school, summer program services and, parent enrichment programs to support students in the Wynwood/Allapatta neighborhood areas. The goal of the program is to be a positive difference in the academic, recreational, artistic and, social development of 1st – 12th -grade children. Our programs are economical, comprehensive and based on biblical principles that encourage responsibility and leadership to develop children into well rounded healthy adults.  MCMYC is a ministry in action - touching lives.


Developing productive citizens in, our community through education, recreation, mentoring and spiritual enrichment.


Impact youths to become positive agents of change for our society by becoming self-conscious,  spiritually cognizant and supportive in their community



Integrity and Respect.

Truthfulness, Modesty, and Trustworthiness.

Courtesy, Honor, and Reverence. Prevention; Say “NO” and resist pressures that lead to premature sexual activity, drug, alcohol and at-risk behavior.


The programs offer a full range of services for at risk youths including:

  • Educational Enrichment 

  • Recreational Activities 

  • Mentoring 

  • Literacy Initiatives 

  • Performing Arts 

  • Prevention 

  • And Life Skills/Training

Created with the best-practice research, our after-school curriculum use a framework of principles critical to a successful program. These principles include: emphasizing learning as the central mission of the program; use of professional staff; small group instruction with a high staff to child ratio; providing a safe, secure, adult-supervised environment; emphasizing parental involvement; strong collaboration with local schools and the community.

The After-School program has three components:

  • Academic Enrichment 

  • Recreational/ Artistic and Social development

  • Fitness/Wellness and Health.