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Youth Spirit Artworks (YSA)

Address   1740 Alcatraz Avenue (near Adeline)
          Berkeley, CA  94703
Voice     (510) 282-0396

An interfaith “green” art jobs and job training program located in Berkeley, California which is committed to empowering homeless and low-income San Francisco Bay Area young people, ages 16-25.

YSA was founded in 2007, as a response to the enormous employment challenges of older homeless and low-income youth.

The mission of Youth Spirit Artworks is to use art jobs and jobs training to empower and transform the lives of youth, giving young people the skills, experience, and self-confidence needed to meet their full potential.

Publishes Street Spirit, the East Bay homeless newspaper.

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art       at-risk youth       classes / courses       employment       homelessness

This entry's contact information was last verified in March of 2020.

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