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Youth Community Service


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About Us

YCS is a partnership of the cities of Palo Alto and East Palo Alto, their school districts, and Palo Alto Rotary Club. YCS serves youth and educators by promoting the ethic of service, strengthening youth leadership, building community and enhancing education. Programs include after-school service clubs, monthly service-learning days and YCS Summer of Service day camp.


2018 Mayor Liz Kniss & Vice-Mayor Eric Filseth at MLK event, co-sponsored by YCS & City of Palo Alto
YCS hosts Italian Street Painting Expo during Palo Alto Art Festival
East Palo Alto Mayor Ruben Abrica and volunteers create blankets at MLK Day for Oaxaca earthquake victims.
Raices de Mexico performers at 2018 MLK Day event.
Social entrepreneurs sell cookies at 2018 MLK event to raise funds for DreamCatchers tutoring program.
YCS Summer of Service camp for youth ages 11 to 14.

Rep/Contact Info

Mora Oommen
Executive Director

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