Overview of our Organization
We began in 1997 as a women's entrepreneurial support program,
under the name "Ladies of Destiny and Purpose, International. In 1999, our focus and mission broadened, and we
formed "Destiny and Purpose Community Outreach (DAPCO) a charitable, educational and mission minded community development
Outreach Program Components
Entrepreneur Coaching for women
Role-Model Mentoring program for young women (Youth on a Positive Note)
(CAP "Community Advancement
development and job placement for young adults
D. Foster Youth transitional housing & training
E. Reading Literacy
Non-Profit training and Community Support resources (C.A.P.) "Community Alliance of Partnerships"
G. Intertwined - Marriage & Relationship enhancement
H. Alternate Solution - Re-Entry mediation & resource services
and Baby in Need (weekly diaper and other essential baby items distribution)
2010 - 2011 Board of Directors: Board of Directors meet
quarterly (or when needed) to maintain the business and operational matters of the organization. The Board members
are: President, Gwendolyn Traylor -Treasurer, Stephen Randall (CPA) Secretary, Njina
James #1 and Annette McGhee, #2 Officers, Reginald McMillan, Sylvia Clark, and Linda Charter.
Judge Brenda K. Sanders
Edmond M. Parker Sr.