In Mental Toughness, prospective youth experience and learn about the YouthBuild culture, accountability, and high expectations that the program believes they are capable of. In Mental Toughness participants gain an understanding of what will be key in determining the final selection of participants we plan to enroll.
Good candidates will be assessed by the following factors:
- Commitment to changing life. Steps to moving away from a destructive lifestyle.
- Interest in leadership.
- Interest in both construction and academic components.