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GDS is celebrating 18 years of transforming lives!

Growth and Development Services (GDS) equips at-risk youth and their families who face emotional, behavioral, health, educational, and social challenges with the tools they need to Excel — and the opportunity to Reach their Potential!

Entertainment personality Russell Simmons endorsing GDS’s work empowering inner-city youth and their families in Upper Manhattan.

Join our movement to help at-risk youth Reach Their Potential by making a tax-deductible donation to support GDS programs.

For more information, contact GDS Executive Director Dr. Gary Altheim by email drgaryaltheim@excelgds.org or call 212-740-7040 x101.