MAN UP Mentoring, Inc. is an official non-profit organization serving the Greater Orlando area. Our mission is to continually improve the quality of life for at-risk youth by providing educational, mentoring and social services that will equip young men to lead inspiring lives. Established in 2014 by sister and brother duo Samantha Wallace and Christopher Wallace. MAN UP Mentoring, Inc. accomplished a great deal in their first year for the Orlando community. The nonprofit organization was awarded the City Of Orlando Families, Parks & Recreations Grant in support of MAN UP n’ Cook. They also planted and donated 100% of the harvest from the Washington Shores Community Garden and was a national recipient of the Fiskar’s 2015 Project Orange Thumb Grant and are using the funds to enhance the garden space.