Welcome to STRIVE Inc

About Us

We Are...

STRIVE was founded in 1995 to increase the high school graduation and post-secondary school matriculation rates of culturally diverse youth. We are a STEM leadership development program serving youth in 3rd thru 12th grades. Our vision is to transform lives by promoting unity amongst youth, motivating and inspiring them to become productive leaders and culturally conscious stewards in the community.  STRIVE provides three key elements to youth in the community: Mentoring, Education Enhancement, and Leadership Exposure.  

Education + Exposure (Mentorship+Leadership)  =  SUCCESS  

What We Do...

We seek to motivate and inspire excellence in all endeavors by providing: 

•Academic Support

•Hands-on Leadership Training

•STEM + “A” Focused Training

•Individual Life Coaching  

•Kelly M. Reed Internship Program

•Community Service

•Mentoring Opportunities

•Quarterly Academic Awards 

•Annual Scholarships for Post-Secondary Education 


We develop the next generation STEM workforce.  Empowering Youth to Lead!

COI Ladder Institute is a division of STRIVE Inc. with a focus on the development of millennials and women. The "Ladder" is used to elevate individuals and businesses to the next level.  Check us out at http://coiempowerment.com/ to see how you can benefit. 

Help Our Cause

Your support and contributions will enable us to meet our goals and improve conditions for students in 3rd-12th grades. Your generous donation will fund our mission.

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Contact Us

Visit Us at One of Our Locations!

STRIVE PA - Meets at Lehigh University

STRIVE Polk County - Meets at FM Community Center

STRIVE Hillsborough - Meets at USF & Wimauma Community


3802 Spectrum Blvd., Suite 151, Tampa FL 33612

610.336.4393 or 863.622.1011


Monday - Friday: 9am - 5pm

Saturday: By appointment

Sunday: Closed

PA Mailing Address: 

1115 Brookside Road, #3480

Allentown, PA 18106