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We're in this together

Celebrating

the Class of 2020

EMPOWERING YOUTH TO CHANGE THE WORLD

Winner

Award of Excellence Youth Development

(CDE)

2004

Winner

Pioneer in Education Award

(NWEC)

2010

Winner

Advocate of the Youth Award

(CASC)

2016

Winner

Nonprofit Leadership Award

(NAACP)

2008

Pres. William Young inspires students to achieve success in spite of life's challenges during 2020 Commencement Speech. 

2020 Youth Think Tank 

leadership class selected and set to begin training program this summer. Read More

The Young Center launches 'We're in this together' campaign in support of children and families affected by COVID-19 pandemic.

Audacity of Hope

Nicholas Johnson Becomes the 1st Black Valedictorian in Princeton's 274-Year History.  Read Article

Person of the Month

Michael Tubbs brings positive change as Mayor of the City of Stockton, California.

Read Story

YC Alum Vincent Berry, Jr. receives Congressional appointment to US Military Academy at West Point. Read More

YC Alumni offer sound advice and testimonials to YC students on keys to success in college and beyond.  Read More.

Members of CYTT middle school leadership class listen intently as Director of Programs, Juan L. Young, II explains options.