AXIS Foundation, Inc. is working in the Riverside and Los Angeles Communities supporting a variety of agencies as a contractor/consultant in service delivery of financial literacy, music literacy
and life skills products to serveral at-risk populations to include; foster care youth, low income families, teenage youth, pre-teens and ex-gang members.
The programs are called the "after-school literacy" & the "critical think" on money projects that are considered an innovative approach to helping individuals living in or near poverty, and in
many situations, on public assistance. We want them to see money, music and life skills as tools, and in so doing make progress to improving their livelihood economically and socially.
The programs success is through the collaborative of several agencies that support the elements for success It includes:
Mr. Thomas was awarded the “Business Advocate of the Year” award through the San Diego Business Development Council. To support the receipt of this award he was involved in a middle school project directed towards educating youth on life skills issues and about the relevance of education. He was also a part of developing the first annual literacy festival for youth in Southeastern San Diego, of which he was recognized by the City Council office.