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Youth Spirit Artworks

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, by one of the initiators of the Alameda County Homeless Youth Collaborative, who had observed first hand at the Telegraph Avenue Homeless Youth Drop-In Center the unmet needs of transition age youth for jobs and jobs training programs.

Publishes Street Spirit, the East Bay homeless newspaper (beginning in 2017).

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art       at-risk youth       classes / courses       employment       homelessness

This entry's contact information was last verified in September of 2016.

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