Martin Luther King Jr. Annual Celebration

Martin Luther King Jr. Annual CelebrationDo you want to get experience planning our biggest youth-run community event? Come join our committee that puts on our incredible MLK day celebration each January! (meetings start in the fall)
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Teen Talk

Teen TalkOne of the Youth Foundation’s biggest youth events where parents went to hear anonymously from their teens about issues in their lives. It was powerful, emotional and deeply honest. Another set to come in the Spring!
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The Empowerment Workshop

Girls Empowerment WorkshopA Community Program Dedicated to the Empowerment of Youth. Knowledge is Power. Educate.
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BLINCAre you 15-18 yrs old looking for something sweet to be a part of in Ojai? If you’re keen to meet high school youth from different schools, while enjoying music, food, and inspirational guest speakers, please join us for BLINC in fall 2019!
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Teen Insight

Teen InsightOVYF scholarships available to teens interested in this amazing program offered in Santa Monica
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RipplesThe best summer cultural arts program to look forward to.
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  • Kenzie and Gus

    MLK Jr. Day Community Celebration 2019

    The Ojai Valley Youth Foundation was proud to support the 19th annual MLK Jr. Day Community Celebration – run entirely by the student-led MLK Day Committee! This fun event was held in Libbey Park on Monday, Jan. 21, from 10am-3pm…details HERE!

  • OVYF Ripples Program ROCKS

    OVYF is planning another great RIPPLES program this Fall! Last year’s participants went rock climbing with Trails By Potter, hit up a slam poetry night at Da Poetry Lounge in West Hollywood, and created art with local Ojai artists. Read more on the RIPPLES page…


  • BLinc Graduation

    BLINC Program Starts in September

    BLINC is a beloved OVYF program, ran weekly throughout the school year,  that brings high school students together with a diverse and open group where the individual can express oneself and truly be heard. More on the BLINC page…