People Uplifting People In Life, Inc. or P.U.P.I.L., A 501 (C) 3 non profit organization was founded in 1999 in response to the growing statistics related to the lack of jobs, job training, computer technology education and skills, artistic jobs and skills in film, music and theater among economically disadvantaged youth, young adults and adults. P.U.P.I.L. is the outgrowth of the need to develop a sense of personal and spiritual empowerment, self-appreciation and create a purpose in the lives of people, in order to motivate them to reach their fullest potential. P.U.P.I.L. places a strong emphasis on personal and spiritual empowerment, community jobs and training, arts and cultural enrichment activities, education and training in computer technology, and providing funding to grass root non-profit organizations with the same or similar goals.