Who We Are
DeAndre Smith is the Co-Founder and Executive Director of OneBodyEnt. and a life-long member of Colorado Springs' Southside Community. He was born and raised in the neighborhood affectionately known as "K-Land." He and his wife, Jennifer, established OneBodyEnt. and its purpose. The organization missions to serve youth and adults by helping to prevent criminal offenses and re-offenses. Through arts and entertainment, OneBodyEnt. provides positive outlets for community members to occupy their time and surround them with like-minded peers.
MEETING THE NEED. INSPIRING CHANGE. FOSTERING HOPE.
One Body Ent missions to empower and inspire all members of the Colorado Springs community indiscriminately. We strive to assist troubled and indigent neighborhoods through faith-based community outreach programs designed to provide housing, supplemental learning, school supplies, and critical household needs. One Body Ent is passionate about changing negative behaviors and promotes wholesome entertainment activities and events that affect positive change, and unifies the community as one body.
Being The Change.
Establish and foster a robust model community in which members support, uplift, and encourage the collective's advancement and well-being. We aspire to build a richly resourceful network wherein members have access to enriching edutainment, life skills, and support programs to promote and sustain wholesome lifestyles for children and adults.
Safety. Sanity. Stability
Our core values are foremost centered on our devotion to our Christian faith and belief that serving God means to serve others. We are committed to upholding the highest ethical standards required for our charitable efforts and organizational decisions. We understand that our reputation is the ultimate asset, and these core values guide our behaviors, judgments and how we accomplish our mission.