Overview

Designed to promote social justice and cultural awareness with a strong emphasis on leadership development and community engagement. Youth are engaged in classroom dialogue regarding social equity in their own community and their role in it. Youth also receive training in aerosol arts, graphic design, illustration, airbrushing, and mural production. They a supported in entrepreneurship development efforts through the youth lead enterprise 1NE Collaborative.

Who We Serve

Youth leaders of the Oakland community ages 14-19.

Our Goals

•Development of youth leaders
•Teach conflict resolution and promote healthy choices
•Raise awareness of impact of community and domestic violence
•Decrease rates of youth and community violence
•Promote on-going civic engagement of youth
•Promote social entrepreneurship in the arts