"The students enrolled in Legacy, a program started in January with about 15 teens, decided to go to Los Angeles after meeting representatives of Homeboy Industries earlier this spring. The men came to Napa for a series of screenings of “G-Dog,” a documentary on Homeboy Industries sponsored by the Napa Valley Film Festival." --via Napa Valley Register
Since 2012, the Legacy Youth Project (LYP) is an Ethnic Studies and social justice leadership program committed to the healing, transformation, and liberation of youth in the Napa Valley Unified School District. Through our Heartwork Pedagogy, we cultivate humanizing opportunities for our scholar warriors to lead, rejoice, and thrive.
The LEGACY Youth Project is a program of the Napa Valley Unified School District and fiscally sponsored by the Napa Valley Education Foundation (NVEF), a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. NVEF is a non-profit corporation organized under Section 501(c)3 of the Internal Revenue Code. Donations are tax-deductible to the full extent allowed by law (Tax ID #68-0005743).