Fam 1St Family Foundation
Architecture & Design| Build It Up! - Educating minority youth about the profession of architecture and design. The impact of architecture in our communities. Opportunity for exposure to design and planning. Hands-on projects, field trips, and mentor-ships.
Culinary- The program provides not only culinary skills training but also food and safety handling. With a spice of creativity and fun. While youth learn the basics of cooking, they will foster better eating and nutritional habits. Inspiring them to share the excitement of new recipes with their families.
Fam 1st Music Studios |Beat Making- Welcome Next Generation Producers. Mr. Williams aka Wordy, will be guiding and helping you in becoming the next generation of amazing artist and producers. We recommend that you bring a pencil and paper if you wish to take notes. (It is not required but we guarantee you will like what you are learning!) With Mr. Williams as your guide, we aim to have fun filled weeks with you and look forward to hearing the amazing music that you will be producing in the studio. That is right, you are no longer in a classroom but the studio.
Unfinished Learning- A program designed to assist students with homework and ensure that they understand grade level content. Unfinished learning provides additional academic foundation support with the goal in mind that students can perform well at grade level-they just have unfinished learning.
Young Entrepreneurs|Business Building- Installing entrepreneurial confidence in youth and giving them the tools to further develop their own ideas. Understanding and creating business plans. Each week students will have a lecture to discuss a new subject area. Topics to be covered -products & services, pricing, team building, customer research, market research, marketing and sales.
We envision West Oakland as a thriving community w/ a proud history,where people are informed, connected, engaged, and empowered to shape their future. The West Oakland Youth Center is fun and safe place where youth and young adults learn together and become change agents for the community.
The West Oakland Youth Center's mission is to provide a safe environment where young people are engaged and supported to explore and develop their talents and skills.