Oakland YLA Spring Program 2016


How to Apply

OYLA's application to our Spring Program opens on October 1st and ends on October 31st!

See below for the link to our application.

Our Mission

  • To empower the next generation of Oakland's youth by encouraging our peers to further cultivate integrity, confidence, and leadership skills.

We believe in the power of youth”

  • Oakland Youth Leadership Academy (OYLA) is in search of youth who are interested in joining an empowering, unique, and fun leadership academy during Spring of 2016. OYLA offers a diverse and safe environment for youth to step out of their comfort zone, create life-long resources, and learn important skills that will enable them to have the confidence follow their passion

About Our Program

  • 8 - week long program from late January to early March
  • Events are held every Tuesday night from 6 - 8 PM, along with 2-3 Saturday events
  • All events will be held in the Downtown Oakland area
  • Contact Anthony Ortega, our President, at anthonyortega@ylamerica.org with any additional questions about our program

About Us

Find out about our OYLA board members and advisors, mission, and goals for our associates of the 2016 Spring Program.

Apply Now

Ready to join? Apply to become a part of our 2016 Spring Program in Oakland, CA.

Contact Us

Have any questions about our program? Feel free to contact us by filling out the form below. We will get back to you in the next 48 hours with answers to your questions!

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