Mission

Urban City Youth (UCY) (DUNS # 026729334) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization that provides alternatives for youth and young adults to learn & practice media arts production in Music, Radio, Television, Film and Social Media.

We promote DIVERSITY INCLUSION TRAINING to implement programs that enhance social and intellectual development in arts & entertainment.

Our programs are both rehabilitative and therapeutic. We provide life skills for students to pursue passion in arts and entertainment. We serve the inner city areas of Los Angeles, California, Atlanta Georgia and the San Francisco Bay Area.

Social Justice Curriculum

Liberty & Pursuit of Happiness

Diversity Inclusion Training

Slogan: Skills not Streets

Dream, Believe, Achieve.

Thank you to our local Partners!

The UCY Radio teams (cycles 1-7 Los Angeles) thanks the local business community and servicemen who shared sage advice, valuable words of wisdom and key secrets to success on the Urban City Youth radio show. We give a BIG Thank You to our private donations and loyal supporters; Chambers Shoes and Boots Repair, Boys & Girls Clubs of America,  Julia’s Hair Weev Salon, DULANS on Crenshaw, United Negro College Fund, Our Weekly Newspaper, U.S. Marines Corps, Muscular Dystrophy Association, Foundation of the Jr. Blind, Los Angeles Police Department and Los Angeles Fire Departments. We remain forever grateful for your support. Listen to the Urban City Youth radio show on the Radio page.

See Tribute Video directed and produced by UCY students from Hamilton High School, Los Angeles, CA.

14 Core Values – Time Value, Talent Expression, Regimented Work Ethic, Team work, Respect, Clean Speech, Kindly Attitude, Best Performance of Duty, Worth of Example, Professional Communication, Collaboration, English Literacy, Speech, Value of Character.

Values of Valor – Courage, Determination, Excellence, Focus, Goals, Articulation, Believe.