Helping Teens and Young Adults Thrive
Futures First is not just a program; it’s an exciting journey for youth aged 16-24 dealing with life’s ups and downs. We’re here to provide the tools and support you need to grow personally and professionally.
How we help
Professional Career Counseling
Hands-On Employment and Training Opportunities
Building stronger communities
The April Parker Foundation, rooted in Long Beach, CA, champions transformative community initiatives. With a focus on BIPOC communities, we offer a spectrum of support services tailored to uplift individuals, families, veterans, and small enterprises. Our origins reflect a deep understanding of local needs, driving our commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion in all our endeavors. By nurturing connections and providing essential resources, we aim to foster a resilient, thriving community where every member can realize their potential.
Meet the team
Our Inspirational Team
Board of Directors
Director of Programs & Engagement
Shape Your Future with Us
Take the First Step Towards Your Dreams with Futures First