FOR ACADEMIC & CULTURAL ENRICHMENT

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EMPOWERING YOUTH TO CHANGE THE WORLD

Winner

Award of Excellence Youth Development

(CDE)

2004

Winner

Award of Excellence Youth Development

(CDE)

2006

Winner

Nonprofit Leadership Award

(NAACP)

2008

Winner

Pioneer in Education Award

(NWEC)

2010

Winner

Advocate of the Youth Award

(CASC)

2016

TESTIMONIALS

Congressmember Karen Bass

37th District

 

Young Center ambassadors are the future leaders of our society.  They are the role models that other youth should strive to emulate."

Sandra Evers-Manly, Pres.

Northrop Grumman Foundation 

When I look at young people who come from the Young Center, I see young leaders who are ready to go back into their community and BE the change that is needed."

Michael Tubbs

Mayor, City of Stockton

 

"Being a part of the Young Center's California Youth Think Tank literally changed my life trajectory.  It helped me become who I am today."

Jack O'Connor

Supt. CA Public Schools

"The Young Center has succeeded in creating effective programs that finally celebrate our youth for their strengths and abilities."