Youth Development

Chicano Federation

English and Spanish
  Provides a Head Start preschool class for children ages 3-5; and a Head Start training program for parents whose children are birth to 36 months.

Juma Ventures

4305 University Avenue, Suite 555
San Diego, CA 92105

  • Provide 10th-12th graders at Hoover, Crawford, King Chavez and Lincoln with comprehensive services to develop their capacity for success in school, employment, community, and adulthood.
  • Tutoring, college preparation, financial aid, and case management.
  • Provides employment opportunities and matching college savings accounts
  • Case manager follows youth through college graduation.


5280 Orange Ave.
San Diego, CA 92115

After school enrichment programs

  • Chess Club
  • Robotics
  • Arts 
  • Animal exploration
  • Mentoring program for girls (grades 6-12) and boys (grades 9-12)

Parks and Recreation Department 
4301 Landis Street
San Diego, CA 92105
Mid-City Gym

 After school circus classes

  • Juggling
  • Acrobatics
  • Clowning
  • Lighting
  • Tuesdays from 4-6pm