Youth Spirit Artworks seeks a student for a placement with our organization in 2018/19, engaged in our interfaith ministry empowering and transforming young lives through art, jobs, and jobs training. We work with homeless and unstably-housed young people, ages 16 to 25, and are based in South Berkeley, 3 blocks from Ashby BART station. We are a youth-led agency with strong leadership from the young people we serve.
Youth Spirit carries out its mission building skills, experience, and self-confidence in young people in 4 program areas:
- Studio art
- Community art
- Arts sales and entrepeneurship
- Community organizing
Ministry opportunities for students this year can be individually designed and envisioned. However, special opportunities this year include:
- Involvement in helping create our 25-house Youth Tiny House Village Project
- Co-leading a new “Liberation Scripture Study and Art Making” workshop
- Weekly engaging youth and the community.
CAR REQUIRED?: No
CONTACT: Sally Hindman, Executive Director. firstname.lastname@example.org, 510.282.0396
Youth Spirit Artworks
1740 Alcatraz Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94703