HYPE begins application period

The Helping Young People Excel youth mentorship program is accepting applications through Friday, Aug. 9.

This free program includes one-on-one mentorship opportunities, community field trips, tutoring, leadership training and professional development. All community youth are welcome to apply. Spots are limited and will be issued on a first-come, first-served basis. Applications may be obtained by contacting Tomekia Moore at 872-2229.