​Find us: 

GENTE YOUTH CENTER

242 East 1st Street Pomona, CA 91767

OUR WORK

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We empower Pomona young people to organize for a healthy environment that allows our future leaders to grow. 

 

We organize to:

  • Improve the Mental Health for Young People of Color

  • Dismantle the School to Prison Pipeline

  • Ensure More Government Funds are Allocated for Youth

MOVEMENT BUILDING

We collaborate with our partners to build community-led movements that address critical issues that impact the most vulnerable in our communities.

 

We are proud members of the following coalitions:

  • Police Oversight Starts Today (POST)

  • Pomona United for Stable Housing (PUSH)

  • ICE Out of Pomona

  • Parent Organizing Network (PON)

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We are parents that organize and advocate for students and parents in order to improve the academic performance of students and ensure the district and the city make decisions that put "children first."

 

We organize to:

  • Improve Student Health and Wellness

  • Create Economic Justice in School Funding through Participatory Budgeting

  • Ensure the success of English Learners