So much has happened in the first month of 2014. Here’s some current news from the center!
OUR CREATIVE TEAM HEROES
The Outsider Street Art Mural Team made $4,500 for their first commission piece! As young entrepreneurs, they will be giving $2,225 back to Youth Interactive, which will pay our rent in February - amazing! We are so proud of the hard work and dedication they showed when they were called for this job. They were able to see how to make a business out of their creativity and how to use their talents for a good cause.
Austin Trevillian is the winner of Youth Interactive’s January student of the month!
Austin wins student of the month in January for going above and beyond for his team and for everyone else at Youth Interactive.
As a reward, he gets two tickets to the go to The Santa Barbara International Film Festival private VIP reception where he and a friend will get to mingle with all of the nominees - Go Austin from The Good News Team!!!
Youth Interactive will send three students to Peace Summit!
The 2nd Annual California Global Youth Peace Summit will take place in July of 2014 in Foresthill, CA, and Youth Interactive is proud to be sending THREE students on a full scholarship! Rosalina, Kristal, and Sierra will be attending this week-long retreat which allows local and international students between the ages of 14 and 18 to learn about leadership, community-building, and personal growth. We are so excited to see what they can bring back to help all our students and the local Santa Barbara youth!
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