Asian Pacific Islander Youth Leadership Council (APIYLC) is a leadership program within the Community Youth Center of San Francisco. APIYLC provides weekly workshops that encourage leadership development, social awareness, and civic engagement in API youth. These workshops will touch on social issues by addressing specific topics such as race and gender, issues in the queer […]

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BYA is comprised of a group of multicultural young people living or going to school in Bayview Hunters Point or District 10. BYA is committed to reducing violence, creating harmony and understanding through outreach, education, and advocacy. Youth participate in weekly after school multicultural leadership workshops and volunteer in monthly community events. Through BYA, youth […]

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STAMP is for API high school sophomores and juniors that integrates academic support, skills-based themes, weekly workshops, leadership development, a service learning project, college applications and personal statements. Each youth participant is matched with an adult mentor for the duration of the program to provide one on one support and guidance. Starting January through June, […]

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YAWAV is a yearlong youth leadership program dedicated to the positive empowerment and development of Asian & Pacific Islander high school aged young women in San Francisco. YAWAV youth leaders learn about the root causes and impacts of violence in Asian & Pacific Islander communities. Our goals are to strengthen the resilience, knowledge, and skills […]

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