Asset Building Leads to Excellence (ABLE)

An Urban League of Broward County Education Program 

"My grade point average and outlook on life improved after I joined ABLE."

Program Overview

Asset Building Leads to Excellence (ABLE) is designed to increase positive decision making in middle school students in an effort to reduce risk factors associated with substance abuse, teen pregnancy, delinquency, and school failure. Youth are provided with tutoring and homework assistance after school and on non-school days, employability skills training, physical fitness, life skills, and cultural and leadership activities. ABLE is currently offered at William Dandy Middle School.

Program Benefits

  • Tutoring & Homework Assistance

  • Employability Skills

  • Healthy Lifestyle Education

  • Cultural & Leadership Activities


Program Highlights


ABLE students toured the local Fire-Rescue Department as a part of their career exploration kickoff in December. The students engaged in a question and answer session that inspired many of them to consider fire fighting as a future career.  

Sponsored In Part By

The Urban League of Broward County's ABLE program is sponsored in part by:

  • Children's Services Council of Broward County

How To Get Involved

To learn more about the ABLE program and how to get involved, click here


Corporate Partners and Funders:

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Urban League of Broward County

560 NW 27th Avenue             P: (954) 584-0777
Fort Lauderdale FL. 33311