Opportunity Youth United


Organization Name
Name
Opportunity Youth United
Website URL
Vision
Our vision is a society with opportunity and responsibility, love and respect, education and employment, justice and equality for all. We envision a nation where all young people can reach their highest potential and noblest aspirations in the context of safe, supportive, and healthy communities. We have developed concrete Recommendations to get us there. Explore our principles for action.
Mission
"OYU is a national movement of young people and champions from all backgrounds committed to creating a society that invests adequately in the education and welfare of its children and youth, supports family and community life, ends mass incarceration and discrimination of all kinds and is structured to provide opportunity and responsibility for all. "
Regions Served
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Action Civics Features

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Organization Type

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Populations Served

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Outcomes

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