To provide resources to youth, promote social justice, equality, personal growth and educational development in underserved communities.
Young and Prosperous Foundation was started based on the belief that mentoring matters. Officer Jones grew up in the community of Southeastern San Diego during a time when gang violence and crime in the city was at an all time high.
Chris Jones was born and raised in Southeast San Diego. Officer Jones has been with the San Diego Police Department since 2014. Prior to joining SDPD, he worked 5 years with the Atlanta Police Department.
In January and February of 2022 Southeastern San Diego community Homicide rate has increased 43%. Officers confiscated 372 guns including 77 ghost guns. (Per San Diego Union-Tribune; May 3, 2022)
Southeastern San Diego has a high gang population and one of the highest crime rates in the city.
Your support and contributions will enable us to meet our goals and help provide opportunities and resources to youths throughout the city. Thanks for making a difference!
Donation can be mailed to:
PO Box 742491
San Diego, Ca. 92174
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