The mission of Out and Up, Inc. is to provide services to the community that will enhance its physical, educational, emotional and spiritual development. The target population for services is those persons in the immediate two mile radius of our location at 961 Emory Avenue.
The target population for services is those persons living in Census Tract 105.
- 61% of individuals live below the poverty level
- 49.9% of households in our community are headed by females with no husband present 2
- Our local school system (Bibb County) has a 41% drop-out rate
- More than 90% of the elementary students in our service area were economically disadvantaged