San Francisco Educational Cannabis Campaign Targets YouthAn educational campaign aimed at youth, to dispel myths about cannabis use and warn of risks, was announced Monday by the San Francisco Department of Public Health.
Empower Me Academy Prepares Young Athletes For The FutureFounder Jerome Gumbs talks about the Empower Me Academy, working with young athletes to prepare them for challenges on and off the court.
SF Launches Marijuana Public Awareness Campaign Aimed At YouthSan Francisco officials announced a campaign aimed at informing young people about the changes in the law and the potential legal and health risks of cannabis use.
Poll Shows Majority of Young Americans See Trump Presidency as 'Illegitimate'In a new poll of adults age 18 to 30, 57 percent see Trump's presidency as illegitimate.
Oakland Elders Try To Steer Youth Onto Right Track, Bridge Gap With PoliceThrough expression, compassion and understanding in the African American community, there is hope that dreams deferred can one day become dreams fulfilled.
First-Ever National Study Finds Queer Youth At High Risk Of Sexual ViolenceFirst-ever report by the CDC to include students' sexual identity when looking at youth violence, found queer students at high risk of rape.
Big Jump In Homelessness For California Students; Wealthy Districts No ExceptionCalifornia schools are seeing a big jump in the number of homeless students, and wealthy districts like many of those in the Bay Area are no exception.
SFMTA Board Votes To Decriminalize Youth Fare EvasionThe San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency board voted Tuesday to decriminalize fare evasion and other passenger conduct violations for minors, bringing the penalties into line with those imposed on adults.
5-Year, $2M Fundraising Effort Boosts Tenderloin Center For SF’s Homeless YouthSan Francisco's non-profit Larkin Street Youth services, dedicated to helping homeless youth, has opened a new, consolidated service hub in the Tenderloin.
Oakland Mayor Urges Local Firms To Mentor Youth By Creating Year-Long InternshipsMayor Schaaf wants to place at least 2,000 students in internships this summer and she asked employers to think about offering internships all year long.
California Non-Profit Empowers Homeless Youth Through The ArtsA local non-profit called Create Now brings thousands of children in need to cultural events like free concerts and plays.
Santa Clara County To Provide 500 Summer Jobs For At-Risk, Low-Income YouthUp to 500 paid internships and jobs will be available this summer to at-risk and low-income youth in Santa Clara County, county officials said.
CBS, Millions Of Americans To Go Purple For Spirit Day To Show Support For LGBT YouthCBS and millions of others around the country will go purple to show support for LGBT youth, and take a stand against bullying Thursday.
New Research Suggests The Youth Demographic Still Likes Facebook Remember all those headlines suggesting the younger crowd was abandoning Facebook? New research says that may not be the case after all.
Hayward Teen Pilots License Program To Take Off With CrowdfundingWhen you think of teenage airplane pilots, at-risk youth probably aren't the first demographic that comes to mind, but a Hayward program is changing that, giving low-income kids the chance to earn a pilot's license, and literally soar beyond their wildest dreams.