The idea for ReachingYouth.org was first seeded in 2019 as a response to the cultural crisis among young people. With more than 25% of young males living with no father, and 1 in 6 kids suffering harm at home*, the need for heart-focused mentorship has never been greater.
Jason Deramo is a follower of Jesus and a builder of young people. Having served in the U.S. Army Special Forces, he is now attacking the issue of fatherlessness and spiritual poverty head-on. Leveraging the power of technology and elite training, Jason aims to develop young leaders with strength, character, and compassion to change their world—our future—for the better.
*1in6.org; "The Changing Profile of Unmarried Parents" Pew Research Center. (2017).