TOGETHER WE: EQUIP FAMILIES TO REBUILD EMPOWER FAMILIES TO REINVENT ENCOURAGE FAMILIES REINVEST
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EQUIP FAMILIES TO REBUILD
EMPOWER FAMILIES TO REINVENT
ENCOURAGE FAMILIES REINVEST
At The RIDGE Project, we believe strong families produce strong and healthy children who will then pass that legacy on to future generations. We are in the business of rescuing families who others have deemed disposable. No family is ever disposable! Read more…
TYRO is pleased to announce that 100% of the grants submitted for adult programming utilizing TYRO in 2020 have been awarded. Grants ranged from $730,000 – $15,000,000, totaling over $25 million, to be dispersed over the next five years in service of our nation’s most fragile families.
TYRO brings in over 25 million dollars to help families
The courses are designed to equip individuals with the life skills they need to be responsible parents and partners, better communicators, reliable employees, and positive role models. TYRO is a holistic, multi-faceted character-building program, designed to strengthen individuals and families. The word TYRO is Latin, meaning novice, apprentice, or someone learning something new. It teaches participants how to overcome destructive generational cycles that oftentimes tear families apart and keep individuals stuck in patterns of defeat.
In TYRO Youth, adolescents participate in award-winning programs. These include writing their autobiography, Vision Board, Mission Statement and Family Crest. During the class, the students learned self-control and complete a Fast of their choosing.
After completion of the program, participants receive a completion certificate and have earned the right to be called “TYRO”.
TYRO is a character development program focused on the family by Breaking Cycles of Incarceration and Connecting Prisoners with Their Families.
TYRO has become an international brand that to equips individuals, institutions and organizations with skills they need to be responsible parents and partners, better communicators, reliable employees, and positive role models.
TYRO Leadership is a nationally known and award-winning curriculum that equips participants to achieve their highest potential.
TYRO teaches participants to own responsibility for their actions, and prepares them to live a life of honor and integrity.
Participants have a significant increase in emotional intelligence, self-image and how they view their their relationships.
Our founders, Ron and Cathy Tijerina are passionate about building strong families. Join them on social media to:
TYRO restores families, reduce recidivism for incarcerated individuals, and equip men and women with job-readiness skills. The programs attacks the culture of entitlement and empowers individuals to reinvent themselves.
We are excited to host TYRO Talks by our founders, Ron & Cathy!
Join us as we connect TYROs everywhere to share words of hope and encouragement during this very challenging time.
Celebrate with Us, LIVE, the 3rd Wednesday of each month, here on facebook!
We hosted a special Virtual Catch with Dad event will include a special opportunity to hear Ron Tijerina the Director of the RIDGE Project, who is a loving husband, father and grandfather, who raised 3 children for 15 years inside the prison walls.
To encourage staying health and staying safe, the fathers and their children are to PLAY Catch, in their own back yards!