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Sherman Spears’ Inspiration – A July 2020 article in The Trace opens with an excellent summary of how Oakland’s (and Youth ALIVE!’s) Sherman Spears was inspired […]
TNT on KALW – Graduating Teens On Target (TNT) youth leaders from East Oakland, Gregory Hampton (Castlemont Hight) and Seven Curley (Fremont High), were guests on […]
Youth ALIVE! Supports Protests – “A riot is the language of the unheard.” – Martin Luther King Jr. Youth ALIVE! wholeheartedly supports the protests and the […]