NYA has been a very friendly and welcoming community that has encouraged me and taught me to pursue my dreams and aspirations for my future… I feel accomplished and very grateful…” 
- Maribel, NYA Youth Leader and High School Senior

OVER 100 YEARS OF CONTINUOUS SERVICE TO THE COMMUNITY

100% ON-TIME HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATION

100% COLLEGE BOUND 

NYA’s afterschool program provides low income and at-risk youth ages 6-18 with targeted, individualized academic support, leadership development, STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) learning activities, creative writing and arts enrichment, college readiness along with mentoring and scholarships for college undergraduates.

NYA is based in Venice with additional locations in Mar Vista, Mid-City/Koreatown, Downtown Los Angeles, and South Los Angeles. NYA boasts a 100% on time high school graduation rate with 100% of NYA youth going on to college – nearly all are first generation college bound!  

JOIN WITH NYA IN BUILDING A BRIGHTER FUTURE FOR OUR YOUTH!