Helen Wade, Founder, and CEO of Young Ladies of Tomorrow, Inc. is a trailblazer within the DMV community. Having over 30 years of experience working with adolescents involved in the juvenile justice and foster care systems, Wade has dedicated her life to empowering and encouraging young girls to become healthy women.
As the founder and owner of Helen and Company Beauty Salon, Wade has also proven herself as a savvy businesswoman. She oversees all aspects of a full-service cosmetology/image consulting business.
Wade has also worked as a foster parent with child and family services, Progressive Life, and Boys Town. She has worked with providing a youth development program to at-risk-girls. Wade has also served as a member of the Alternatives to Detention sub-committee and was a board member of the Sherwood Recreation Center.
Wade continues to make Young Ladies of Tomorrow a part of her life’s work to improve the lives of youth in Washington, D.C.