At-risk urban teens, through no fault of their own, are often subjected to poverty, difficult family circumstances, dangerous neighborhood environments and school systems that have passed them on without academic achievement. It takes a new approach to education bring them to a place where they can have a successful life.

MINDDRIVE seeks to encourage youth through experiential learning by utilizing a mentor program to complete a hands-on project. The most recent example was an electric car that achieved exceptional efficiency when test at Bridgestone's test track in Ft. Stockton, TX. The effort garnered worldwide publicity for the students and the program.