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Youth

Galaxy Explorers

Host type:
Nonprofit Organization

Key contact:

Name:
Phone: 510-336-7300
galaxyexplorers@chabotspace.org

What are the desired outcomes of the program?

To give youth life-long skills, provide work experience through internships, expose them to community giving by mentoring and performing science demonstrations for young children, and train youth to become leaders.


Does the program serve a specific population?

Yes : Teens in the Bay Area of California, but specifically wishes to target the under served teens of Oakland.


What are key assumptions about leadership and how to support and develop leadership embedded in the program?


What leadership development theories does the program support?
What leadership devlopment approaches does the program support\utilize?
What is the focus of the program?
What are the core components of the program? What leadership capacities does the program cultivate?
Organizational Effectiveness
Does the initiative have a "theory of change" or a "program logic model"? (will link to definition nodes on dev server)
No.

YouthALIVE!

Host type:
Nonprofit Organization

Key contact:

Name: Deane Calhoun
Phone: 510-594-2588 x305


What are the desired outcomes of the program?

To prevent youth violence and facilitate youth leadership in California communities


Does the program serve a specific population?

Yes : Low-income youth in violent California communities.


What are key assumptions about leadership and how to support and develop leadership embedded in the program?


What leadership development theories does the program support?
What leadership devlopment approaches does the program support\utilize?
Individual capacity-building
What is the focus of the program?
What are the core components of the program? What leadership capacities does the program cultivate?
Does the initiative have a "theory of change" or a "program logic model"? (will link to definition nodes on dev server)
No.

Alternatives, Inc.

Host type:
Nonprofit Organization

Key contact:

Name: Judith M. Gall
Phone: 773-506-7474


Website: http://www.alternativesyouth.org/home.html

What are the desired outcomes of the program?

For at-risk youth to develop life skills, strengthen family ties, and lead a healthy lifestyle.


Does the program serve a specific population?

Yes : Chicago’s multi ethnic northeast side.


What are key assumptions about leadership and how to support and develop leadership embedded in the program?


What leadership development theories does the program support?
What leadership devlopment approaches does the program support\utilize?
Individual capacity-building
What is the focus of the program?
What are the core components of the program? What leadership capacities does the program cultivate?
Does the initiative have a "theory of change" or a "program logic model"? (will link to definition nodes on dev server)
No.

Common Cents

Host type:
Nonprofit Organization

Key contact:

Name: Chris Baez
Phone: 212-579-0579


Website: http://www.commoncents.org/

What are the desired outcomes of the program?

A new generation of caring and capable young people by enabling them to strengthen their communities through philanthropy and service learning.


Does the program serve a specific population?

Yes : Young people between the ages of four and twenty-four


What are key assumptions about leadership and how to support and develop leadership embedded in the program?


What leadership development theories does the program support?
Transformational Leadership
What leadership devlopment approaches does the program support\utilize?
Collaborative/collective
What is the focus of the program?
What are the core components of the program? What leadership capacities does the program cultivate?
Collaborative Leadership
Does the initiative have a "theory of change" or a "program logic model"? (will link to definition nodes on dev server)
No.

Youth Movement Records

Host type:
Nonprofit Organization

Key contact:

Name:
Phone: 510-832-4212
contact@youthmovementrecords.org

What are the desired outcomes of the program?


Does the program serve a specific population?

Yes : Underprivileged Bay Area Youth aged 13-20


What are key assumptions about leadership and how to support and develop leadership embedded in the program?


What leadership development theories does the program support?
What leadership devlopment approaches does the program support\utilize?
What is the focus of the program?
What are the core components of the program? What leadership capacities does the program cultivate?
Does the initiative have a "theory of change" or a "program logic model"? (will link to definition nodes on dev server)
No.

Fresh Lifelines for Youth (FLY)

Host type:
Nonprofit Organization

Key contact:

Name: Emilia Tyminski
Phone: 408-263-2630


What are the desired outcomes of the program?

To reduce juvenile crime and incarceration through legal education, mentoring, and leadership training.


Does the program serve a specific population?

Yes : Under served and marginalized youth at risk of leading an unhealthy lifestyle.


What are key assumptions about leadership and how to support and develop leadership embedded in the program?


What leadership development theories does the program support?
Transformational Leadership
What leadership devlopment approaches does the program support\utilize?
Individual capacity-building
What is the focus of the program?
What are the core components of the program? What leadership capacities does the program cultivate?
Self-Awareness and Reflection
Does the initiative have a "theory of change" or a "program logic model"? (will link to definition nodes on dev server)
No.

Passages Northwest

Host type:
Nonprofit Organization

Key contact:

Name: Katie Hultquist
Phone: 206-286-8601


What are the desired outcomes of the program?


Does the program serve a specific population?

Yes : Girls in the Washington area


What are key assumptions about leadership and how to support and develop leadership embedded in the program?


What leadership development theories does the program support?
Group Relations
What leadership devlopment approaches does the program support\utilize?
What is the focus of the program?
What are the core components of the program? What leadership capacities does the program cultivate?
Environmental Awareness and Responsibility
Does the initiative have a "theory of change" or a "program logic model"? (will link to definition nodes on dev server)
No.

California Friday Night Live Program

Host type:
Nonprofit Organization

Key contact:

Name:
Phone: 559-733-6496
croman@tcoe.org

Website: http://www.fridaynightlive.org/

What are the desired outcomes of the program?

To work with young people and support them so they are able to succeed in school, are less apt to destructive behavior, and have a higher chance of continuing their education beyond high school.


Does the program serve a specific population?

Yes : Diverse youth across California


What are key assumptions about leadership and how to support and develop leadership embedded in the program?


What leadership development theories does the program support?
Collaborative Leadership
What leadership devlopment approaches does the program support\utilize?
Individual capacity-building
What is the focus of the program?
Other:
Drug/Alcohol Abuse Awareness
What are the core components of the program? What leadership capacities does the program cultivate?
Does the initiative have a "theory of change" or a "program logic model"? (will link to definition nodes on dev server)
No.

Syntony Quest

Host type: Not applicable

Key contact:

Name: Information
Phone: (415) 346-1547
info@syntonyquest.org

What are the desired outcomes of the program?


Does the program serve a specific population?

No
What are key assumptions about leadership and how to support and develop leadership embedded in the program?


What leadership development theories does the program support?
What leadership devlopment approaches does the program support\utilize?
Other:
Community Leadership
What is the focus of the program?
What are the core components of the program? What leadership capacities does the program cultivate?
Does the initiative have a "theory of change" or a "program logic model"? (will link to definition nodes on dev server)
No.

Films for Non-Profits

Host type: Not applicable

Key contact:

Name: Information
Phone: (212) 252-2788
info@filmsfornonprofits.org

Website: http://www.filmsfornonprofits.org/

What are the desired outcomes of the program?


Does the program serve a specific population?

No
What are key assumptions about leadership and how to support and develop leadership embedded in the program?


What leadership development theories does the program support?
Collaborative Leadership
What leadership devlopment approaches does the program support\utilize?
Other:
Not Specified
What is the focus of the program?
What are the core components of the program? What leadership capacities does the program cultivate?
Other:
Not specified
Does the initiative have a "theory of change" or a "program logic model"? (will link to definition nodes on dev server)
No.