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510 Reasons for Hope

Our Very Good 510 Day – A message to our friends, from Lauren, Anne, Carlos, Mike, Gabe, Paris, Juan, Jim, Caheri and the entire YA! staff […]

Hope in a Time of Pain

Respond with Hope – From a speech given last month in Sacramento in which Youth ALIVE! Policy & Advocacy Director Gabriel Garcia spoke about our work. […]

Priorities for Reimagining Public Safety

Letter to City Council and the Mayor – Youth ALIVE! is Oakland’s anchor community organization for violence prevention, intervention, and healing. Our community of staff, volunteers, […]

Us Against the Problem

Stop AAPI Hate!   In Support of Asian Lives and Against White Supremacy – Youth ALIVE! stands in solidarity with Asian American community members and organizations […]

Give Locally in 2020!

The Toll & The Heart – Shootings and homicides have increased this year in cities across America and here is no different. It is important to […]

Thank You! (The Donating Continues…)

Fundraiser Update: So far, with the support of our community, we were able to raise over $80,000 towards our goal. As we mentioned at last night’s […]

A New Vision for Public Safety

Community Violence Prevention In the Guardian, Youth ALIVE! Executive Director Anne Marks, Intervention Director Kyndra Simmons, Man Up! Inc founder AT Mitchell, and Cure Violence CEO […]

That Voice of Experience Sounds So Young

TNT Youth Leaders on KALW: Even when they’re sharing their expertise on critical topics, like how violence affects their communities and how to prevent violence, the […]

Let’s Fund Prevention not Prisons!

Your help is needed! The California Senate, Assembly and Governor are preparing the state budget now. Please call ASAP. The California Violence Intervention and Prevention (CalVIP) […]