YA! Releases Trauma Tool & Action Briefs

To Promote “Healing in Color” On January 10th, 2018, with a webinar and three action briefs, Youth ALIVE!, a nationally recognized violence prevention and youth leadership […continue]

Dymond Garrett is Glad You’re Listening

TNT Youth Leader on #NeverAgain TNT youth leader Dymond Garrett has written a searing but hopeful piece for Youth Radio about the #NeverAgain movement, growing up […continue]

The Lesson of Charlie Jones

A Goal & a Little Help There’s a lesson in Charlie Jones’s success. At least his success so far; Charlie’s only 15, a client in our […continue]

Join our team!

You can help save lives! We are looking for passionate, relentless people motivated to prevent violence and develop youth leaders. We have openings for permanent positions […continue]

Youth ALIVE! believes that urban youth have the innate capacity to stop the violence plaguing our communities.

Read our Annual Report –
Prevention, Intervention & Healing

Stay Current

Join our mailing list and keep up to date on all of our life-saving work and programs.

Take Action

Attention must be paid. Where there has been violence, there can be healing. Youth ALIVE! trains and supports young people to reduce violence themselves. We rely on individual donations to keep our doors open and our programs running. Your gift is vital to our success. Thank you for your support.

Donate Today!

Get Your Hoodie

Show your pride! Through our partnership with Oaklandish, we are able to sell limited-edition Youth ALIVE! + Oaklandish hoodies, with our logo on the front and the rooted Oakland tree logo on the back.

Get Your Hoodie

Recent News

Dymond Garrett is Glad You’re Listening

TNT Youth Leader on #NeverAgain TNT youth leader Dymond Garrett has written a searing but hopeful piece for Youth Radio about the #NeverAgain movement, growing up […]

After Parkland, TNT Youth Leaders Speak

Young Oakland Voices Heard The outrageous, unnecessary destruction of lives in Parkland, Florida, has rightly inspired great sympathy for the grieving. For many (though somehow not […]

More News