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:

  1. Studio art
  2. Community art
  3. Arts sales and entrepeneurship
  4. 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.

STIPEND: $200/mo.

CAR REQUIRED?: No

CONTACT: Sally Hindman, Executive Director.  shindman@youthspiritartworks.org, 510.282.0396

Youth Spirit Artworks
1740 Alcatraz Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94703
www.youthspiritartworks.org