Friday May 20th Celebrate the Youth Speaks 15th Anniversary and College Track Alumni Graduation with food, cocktails and DJ Will.i.am from 10PM-1AM! This is a FREE event! Attendees must have a ticket from the “Youth Speaks Grand Slam Finals” to enter. The event will be at the Davies Symphony Hall.
Youth Speaks hosted the first Youth Speaks Teen Poetry Slam in 1997, the first poetry slam for teenagers in the country. The annual slam features hundreds of young writers, emcees, and performers from throughout the Bay Area and Northern California. http://youthspeaks.org
College Track is an after school college preparatory program that works to increase high school graduation, college eligibility and enrollment, and college graduation rates in under-resourced communities. http://www.collegetrack.org
Tickets can be found here: http://bit.ly/youthspeaksgrandslamtix