Our Mission

The Circle of Love Empowers Women And Girls, Inc. DBA as Youth of Valor Empowerment (Y.O.V.E.), to mentor, coach, develop and equip underprivileged at risks teenage girls from public schools in under-resourced communities in Miami Dade County, to protect each girl against human trafficking while fulfilling their full potentials by empowering them to become confident, college-bound, Career-focused, and ready to join the next generation of women leaders and pioneers for tomorrow.


YOVE Alumnae Leaders met With Commissioner Jean Monestime at his North Miami Office to speak to him on behalf of the YOVE Program

Seen with him are Ms. Ketia Valcourt, YOVE Alumni President & Student University of Central Florida and Ms. Marthe Metayer, YOVE Alumni Vice-President & Student at Miami Dade College, North Campus

YOVE Stephanie

Congratulations! YOVE S. Zephyr, HG Class of 2020
from North Miami Senior High

Changing the YOVE Uniform to Dress For Empowerment

Honorable Judge Fred Seraphin

County Court Judge, Eleven Judicial Circuit of Florida, visited the YOVE Program

The Honorable Judge Fred Seraphin shared his Haitian immigrant story while living in New-York, spoke about “What You Need To Know About The law” avoid bad company, stay in good company, will see you at the top.

Dr.Alourdes inside the bus to FIU

Dr. Alourdes Pierre, C. Ed., President/Founder serving as Chaperone with the YOVES

Fieldtrip in partnership with the Florida International University (FIU), North Miami Campus, for Annual Medical Conference, transportation provided by FIU

women leaders

The Y.O.V.E.S meet and greet with Community Women Leaders

Center, Dr. Malou Harrison, President Miami-Dade College, North Campus and other Campuses, right, Ms. Marydell Guevara, former Director of Miami-Dade County Corrections & Rehabilitation Department, left, Attorney Patricia Sainvil-Joseph, PSJ Law Goup

2020 The YOVES Shop With The COPS Hosted By TJMAX. In Partnership with North Miami Police & The Pals
Give Miami Day 2020
Ladies of Valor Empowerment (L.O.V.E.) 13 Years of Services
to the community with one of its major component the the
Youth of Valor Empowerment (Y.O.V.E.) Youth


The Y.O.V.E. Youth Leadership Development Program has been working to create hope and opportunity for a better world for underprivileged, high risks, teenage girls in the community. The Y.O.V.E. program can only succeed with your help, make a Gift today to help support one Y.O.V.E. at a time.

Y.O.V.E. Wellness Initiative

This initiative supports and promotes the whole health of the girls, using a philosophy which recognizes physical and mental wellness.

Y.O.V.E. Economic Literacy

Y.O.V.E. girls learn how to earn, save, spend, and share money are critical economic concepts essential to the future success of the girls.

Y.O.V.E. Group Mentoring

Statistics show that children, including teenagers, with positive role models in their lives tend to make better choices.

Ladies of Valor Empowerment (L.O.V.E.) celebrates National Women History Month with the YOVES



"Y.O.V.E. is not a program, but a movement where the community can come together to create a me too style movement, geared toward protecting girls from becoming victims of human trafficking, dropping out of school, early teen pregnancy and homelessness" - Dr. Alourdes Pierre, C. Ed., President/Founder

High school graduation rate from the YOVE Program is at 100% annually

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Dr. Alourdes Pierre, C.Ed., President/Founder