Our mission is to help young people understand their individual:
mental, emotional and physical needs through the practices of proper mentoring.
Our vision is to empower a generation of community leaders who live a balanced, purposeful and wholesome life.
In 2007, Mayra Zaragoza, still a high school student, established Young Warriors Youth Mentoring Program, under the umbrella of, Tia Chucha's Cultural Center & Bookstore with the help of the co-founder and know author Luis J Rodriguez. Young Warriors was created to meet the needs of the young people living in the low-income communities of the northeast San Fernando Valley.
The need being: a safe, judgment-free space, in which young people from all walk of life could coexist, learn from each other, mature and contribute to the betterment of themselves and community.
June 13, 2018 at 6:00pm - 8pm