EOYDC develops the social and leadership capacities of youth and young adults (ages 6 – 24) so that they are prepared for employment, higher education, and leadership opportunities.

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  • Y U Gotta Call it Ghetto

    "Y U Gotta Call It Ghetto"

    A book of poems composed by the youth of EOYDC.

  • Pathway To College

    Something for Everyone

    Saturday June 29, 2013!

    An afternoon of art and wine; fundraising for the Pathway for College program.

  • EOYDC 30th Year Book

    EOYDC 30th Year Book

    A collection of stories from EOYDC alumnae and a celebration of the past 30 years of service from EOYDC to the community.


    Indomitable Oakland Grads

    Great Oakland Magazine feature of 10 outstanding Oakland youth, including our very own seniors Casey Castro and Alondra Varela. Congratulations ladies! We are extremely proud of your commitment to academic excellence and servant leadership!

     Read More at: www.oaklandmagazine.com

  • SCEP

    Summer Cultural Enrichment Program

    June 2014 - August 2014

    SCEP is a 6 week summer leadership program designed & directed by youth leaders. The summer program provides academic engagement, cultural and community awareness.  Ages served are 6-13.

  • Brotherhood Across America

    Brotherhood Across America

    Youth-Led Mentoring for Developing a College-Bound Culture

    Saturday, December 21, 2013

    "Home, Sweet Home" 



  • EOYDC celebrates 30 GED graduates at the 2012 graduation ceremony!

    November 1, 2012 6-7:30 PM

    Please join us in celebrating the achievement of our GED students

  • EOYDC Capital Campaign

    Join Clorox. HP and others in supporting EOYDC's Capital Campaign. We have a 7 million dollar fundraising campaign to fully renovate and add two new buildings- Education and Health and Wellness on our campus...

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Mayor Libby Schaaf to Present the City of Oakland Citizen Humanitarian Award to Regina Jackson January 18.


January 6, 2015

Mayor Libby Schaaf to Present the City of Oakland Citizen Humanitarian
Award to Regina Jackson at “In the Name of Love”
on Sunday, January 18, 2015 - 7:00 pm
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KTVU, covers Brotherhood Across America (Dec 20, 2014)

KTVU's Debora Villalon, covers our Brotherhood Across America event help Dec 20, 2014 and Oakland Police Captain Ersie Joyner after he spoke with our students.

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KDOL'S #SPOTLIGHT with Shonda Scott profiles EOYDC's Regina Jackson, Shakir Carminer and Davonte Morris on their Think China 2014 experience.


Brotherhood across america

Brotherhood Across America: Motivating Youth About Their College Future: DEC. 20, 2014

Brotherhood Across America: Motivating Youth About Their College Future
Date: December 20, 2014
Time: 5:00-8:00 pm
Location: 8200 International Blvd. Oakland, CA 94621

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Oakland Magazine: Regina Jackson Wants to Empower Kids.

Regina Jackson wants to empower kids and see them treated with respect.
By Kate Madden Yee

Civic Drawing Board asks Oakland citizens and civic leaders to identify a concrete change that would improve their town.

Regina ..


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Think China 2013 Published On the People’s Republic of China Government Site

"Experience China" in Sino-US exchange program participants visited Beijing Reisen hope community.


(This article was originally published at http://www.gov.cn/jrzg/2013-07/22/content_2452278.htm )

July 21, after the Beijing ..



Oakland Is My Beach

By Regina Jackson, President and CEO, 

East Oakland Youth Development Center


(This article was originally published by OaklandLocal.Com )

Oscar Grant, Devonte Riley, Phillip “Tooda” Wright: the list goes on. The nation is on high ..


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From Oakland’s Deep East to China’s Far East With EOYDC

By Pendarvis Harshaw, Journalist


(This article was originally published by OaklandLocal.Com )


On July 5, 2014, a group of 14 African-American men departed the East Oakland Youth Development Center (EOYDC), en route to ..



Powerful Women of EOYDC III


Guadalupe Barocio
California State University, East Bay, Business Administration
My journey with EOYDC began in 2004, where I did a school project about community service My role was to help in the homework center ..