LEGACY Youth Project students pose for a photo with Father Greg Boyle, founder of Homeboy Industries, the largest formerly gang-involved and previously incarcerated intervention center in the United States, during last year's trip to Los Angeles.
The LEGACY Youth Project is raising money for its members to attend an educational trip to Los Angeles next week. The LEGACY Youth Project is a social justice education and youth leadership program committed to the "healing, transformation and liberation" of Napa Valley youth.
The organization currently serves more than 100 middle school, junior high and high school students at four schools in the Napa Valley Unified School District. Most students will be the first in their families to graduate from high school and pursue higher education.
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).