Youth Media for Building Healthy Communities

Community Health, Youth Voices

Representation of Transgender People in Government

Sacramento’s Arabella Meza discusses the importance of voting and activism in order to ensure the protection of transgender rights under the current administration’s policies. “Although transgender, gender non-conforming and allies … Continue reading

November 29, 2018 · Leave a comment

2018 TCE Youth Awards

In October, the California Endowment held their annual TCE Youth Awards, which celebrate and honor outstanding youth leaders, volunteers, and activists from across the state. “These youths are the leaders … Continue reading

November 21, 2018 · Leave a comment

Youth Vote

In this episode of the AccessLocal.TV podcast, a group of young people discuss the importance of the youth vote, especially in light of the midterm elections. “It feels like a … Continue reading

November 16, 2018 · Leave a comment

CSUS Students Learn How to be a Better Ally

California State University, Sacramento recently held a workshop called “How to be a Better Ally,” in which students discussed how to support transgender individuals and the transgender community as a … Continue reading

November 9, 2018 · Leave a comment

Across California, Youth Prepare to Vote for Many Reasons

In this collection of stories compiled by the California Statewide Youth Media Network, different young people share their views on voting and advocate for the issues most important to them. … Continue reading

November 5, 2018 · Leave a comment

The Effectiveness of Suspending Suspensions

The “Building Healthy Communities” campaign has successfully addressed various issues in 14 distressed California communities. One of these issues was the high rates of student suspension, which correlates with dropping … Continue reading

October 29, 2018 · Leave a comment

Juvenile Halls Empty Across California

Recent studies show that there has been a significant drop in the number of incarcerated youth in California. “The California Prison system has been able to decrease the amount of … Continue reading

October 22, 2018 · Leave a comment

The Gentrification of Oak Park

The neighborhood of Oak Park is known as a low-income area. Now, it is known as a place where up and coming events are happening and the locals are getting … Continue reading

October 17, 2018 · Leave a comment

How One South Sacramento Marketplace Is Making A Place For African Culture

See how a place for good and services serves up identity. Watch it at Access Local TV

October 10, 2018 · Leave a comment

‘Revive’ With Girls On The Rise Conference 2018

A space for young girls of color to work on community service projects and leadership skills. Read more at Access Local TV

September 27, 2018 · Leave a comment

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