Our Mission

The JYD Project is a youth development organization for kids ages 5 - 18 that empowers young people to realize their full potential and partners with other charities that support and serve youth.  The JYD Project assists students in becoming positive and productive adults through fun and engaging educational-based programs.


Jerome Williams

Jerome "JYD" Williams  is considered one of the greatest  role players to ever play in the NBA. In 2000, Jerome led the league in high rebounding percentages and was ranked 3rd overall in offensive rating. He also collected  three NBA Community Awards throughout his nine year career.

In aspiring  to grow both personally and professionally, 

Jerome  paid his own tuition to attend a local junior college that led him to acquire  an A.A. degree in Business Administration. He also earned a Student Athlete Award and a full athletic scholarship to continue his education  at Georgetown University.  Jerome  graduated  from Georgetown in 96' on the Deans list and became the NBA's 2nd official Community Ambassador in 2006.

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We can be contacted at:

Call Us at (702) 589-4658
2831 St. Rose Parkway, Suite 203,
Henderson, NV 89052
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