Los Angeles

  • What: A celebratory week for underprivileged youth at the culmination of a yearlong mentoring program

  • Where: A middle school battling systemic issues of poverty, controlled substances and gang violence and in northern Los Angeles county

  • When: 2006

  • About:¬†We co-lead a team of volunteers collaborating with local school district resources to help low-income youth through a yearlong mentoring program. At the end of the program we facilitated a weeklong event with activities designed to help teach the youth healthy methods to address critical issues in their lives.