Join us in congratulating our youngest staff member, Daniel Mendoza, on receiving the Sargent Shriver Youth Warriors Against Poverty Leadership Award from the Marguerite Casey… Read MoreCURYJ Staff Member Receives Sargent Shriver Youth Warriors Against Poverty Leadership Award »
Watch and share video of Executive Director, George Galvis talking about why Prop 57 is so important to Californians.
Our action to Ban the Box at the Port of Oakland last week was featured in the East Bay Express! We are demanding the end… Read MoreFormerly incarcerated community members demand the Port of Oakland and Counterpoint Ban the Box »
Congratulations to the 2016 Courage Award Recipients! Robert Castro | Jimmy Simmons & Chuy Ortiz Spiritual Warrior Award Dignidad Rebelde | Piri Thomas & Suzie… Read MoreCongratulations to the 2016 Courage Award Recipients! »
Staff member and Life Coach, John Jones wrote a powerful Op-Ed about why youth prisons don’t work. Read Full Story Here
Read about CURYJ Board Member, Frankie Guzman’s unlikely journey from the California Youth Authority to becoming an attorney and advocate who helped write Proposition 57. Read… Read MoreCURYJ Board Member, Frankie Guzman featured in the Chronicle of Social Change! »
We were honored to work with Melanie Cervantes and Jesus Barraza of Dignidad Rebelde on a special poster and invitation commemorating 5 Years of CURYJ. It… Read MoreJust In – Our beautiful poster by Dignidad Rebelde for The Courage Awards »
Donate to CURYJ via this website for the East Bay Gives day on May 3rd and help us win prizes to support our programs for… Read MoreLove it up for CURYJ all day on May 3rd! »