The Motivational Edge is a 501(c)(3) youth development agency that uses culturally relevant arts as a motivational platform to inspire youth toward academic achievement, increased self-confidence and the building of essential life skills. Using the arts as a motivational and learning platform, ME impels students who are underachieving toward desperately needed academic instruction. The youth currently served by The Motivational Edge are walking testaments that the arts are an extremely powerful learning and healing tool!


total students served (FY2015-16)


of our youth show improvement in Arts Aptitude


increased their Positive Peer Relationships / Improved social behavior

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It is the policy of The Motivational Edge to comply with all of the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act. To request materials in accessible format, sign language interpreters, and/or any accommodation to participate in any Motivational Edge sponsored programs or meetings, please contact Erick Guerra 888-641-2201 Ext 4 /, at least five days in advance to initiate your request. TTY users may also call 711 (Florida Relay Service).