Open Arms Developmental Agency

Summer enrichment

About OADA



Open Arms Developmental Agency  restores hope to

hopeless youth and adults by embracing, educating, equipping people with basics life skills and healthy character traits that will prepare for a fresh start in life.

Re-entry, Re-Integration, Restoration.



OADA will rebuild communities across the nation, by nurturing and embracing people from all facets of life and re-integrating them into society.



 Our founder stated “the only way to understand the young people is to spend time with them”. Open Arms Developmental Agency was birthed out of our founder’s compassion for people in unfortunate situations.

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About Us


Community Development

We are a community-based organization focused on community development.Our services extend from the ages of six until senior citizen. We understand the importance of the whole community, therefore we operate The Eagle‘s Nest Enrichment program for K-12, Leadership Development for ages six thru twenty four. Job Readiness for ages fifteen thru twenty four and monthly Bingo for Senior Citizens. 


Get Involved

Are you passionate about what we're doing? Let us know! We are always looking for volunteers to help us make our vision a reality. We'll help you find a way to volunteer that best suits you. We're excited to have you join the team!


OADA Alumni Teshaun Hightower

Teshaun Hightower has developed tremendously since the initial connection four years ago. OADA and Teshaun began the mentoring process going into his junior year at Towers high school. At that time Hightower was with out any scholarship offers and one of the best kept secrets in Georgia. Through continuous development, Teshaun earn a full scholarship to Uga. Hightower spent the last two years in Athens. Teshaun has now transferred to Tulane University one of the most prestigious Academic Universities in the country. 

A Fresh Start Awaits

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Open Arms Developmental Agency

6928 Main St, Lithonia, Georgia 30058, United States

(404) 594-2513


Monday - Friday: 9am - 5pm

Saturday - Sunday: Closed