Strategic Partners

Youth UpRising has forged partnerships with a network of health, public safety, economic development, housing and youth serving organizations, working together to accomplish long-lasting systemic change.  Our partners are interdisciplinary and multi-sector and include small faith and community-based organizations, large systems providers, and businesses. We are honored to partner with the following entities:

  • Alameda County Office of Education
  • Alameda County Behavioral Health Services
  • Alameda County Board of Supervisors
  • Alameda County Health Care Services
  • Alameda County Office of Education
  • Alameda County Social Services
  • Alameda County Probation
  • Alameda County Public Health
  • Alameda County Workforce Investment Board
  • Castlemont Rennaisance
  • Castlemont Community Transformation Schools (CCTS)
  • City of Oakland Department of Human Services
  • Children’s Hospital Oakland
  • City of Oakland Office of Parks & Recreation
  • City of Oakland Cultural Funding
  • Clear Channel
  • Community Enrichment Organization (CEO)
  • East Bay Asian Youth Center (EBAYC)
  • First 5 Alameda County
  • First Place for Youth
  • KMEL 106.1
  • Oakland Fund for Children and Youth
  • Oakland Housing Authority
  • Oakland Police Department
  • Oakland Unified School District
  • Oakland Unite (Formerly Measure Y)
  • Social Policy Research Associates
  • Social Solutions
  • The Bread Project
  • Urban Strategies Council
  • Unity Council
  • Youth Alive
  • Youth Employment Partnership (YEP)

Institutional Funders

  • Bank of America Charitable Foundation, Inc.
  • The California Endowment
  • The California Wellness Foundation
  • The Clorox Foundation
  • The East Bay Community Foundation
  • The ELMA Music Foundation
  • The Evelyn and Walter Haas, Jr. Fund
  • Horizons Foundation
  • The Gap Foundation
  • The Hurlburt Johnson Fund (East Bay Community Foundation)
  • The Irene S. Scully Family Foundation
  • The James Irvine Foundation
  • The Joseph R. Parker Foundation
  • Kaiser Permanente Fund for Community Benefit
  • The Kindling Foundation
  • Opus Community Foundation
  • Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
  • Pew Charitable Trusts
  • The Rogers Family Foundation
  • The San Francisco Foundation
  • SD Bechtel Jr. Foundation
  • S.H. Cowell Foundation
  • Twenty First Century Foundation
  • Union Bank of California
  • Walter S. Johnson
  • Wells Fargo Founation
  • Wiley Manuel Law Foundation
  • Y & H Soda Foundation

Employment Partners

  • American Medical Response
  • AC Transit
  • Aramark
  • CalTrans
  • Cataloupe Systems
  • Dunsmuir House
  • East Bay Regional Parks
  • Ella Baker Center
  • Gazzali's
  • Causa Justa::Just Cause
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • KFC
  • Oakland Mayor's Office
  • Morgan Stanley
  • Oakland Zoo
  • Pizza Hut
  • Rainin Corporation
  • State Farm Insurance