Recent Stories
Being Flexible and Prepared For the Unexpected

Being Flexible and Prepared For the Unexpected

January is a busy school month for Youth Voices students. Learning how to juggle a variety of responsibilities is a part of their learning process but so is being able to prioritiz ...
The Importance of Knowing Your History

The Importance of Knowing Your History

An arts organization offers students a chance to take a deep look at the people and stories that make up their community.
Meeting Bryan Slade From Amigos de los Rios

Meeting Bryan Slade From Amigos de los Rios

Guest speakers share valuable information with the Youth Voices students and provide them opportunities to connect different community issues to their community cause.
A Trip Around El Monte and South El Monte to See its Past, Present, and Future

A Trip Around El Monte and South El Monte to See its Past, Present, and Future

The trip was an opportunity to see the great work being done and identify what is still needed in the community.
Seeking Change Through Collaboration

Seeking Change Through Collaboration

Collaborating with school officials and community organizations is key for the Youth Voices students to gain clarity on how they investigate and advocate for their community cause.
Quenching the Thirst in a Food Desert at Earthworks Farm

Quenching the Thirst in a Food Desert at Earthworks Farm

El Monte has been labeled a "food desert" -- and the 4.9-acre farm aims to put an end to that by providing the community with access to affordable and organic food.