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welcome to the youth violence prevention council

The Youth Violence Prevention Council of Shasta County (YVPC) is a 501(c) (3) non-profit corporation whose mission is to prevent youth violence and promote a safe and healthy community. The Youth Violence Prevention Council Executive Board is composed of top-flight leaders from a broad cross-section of the business, law enforcement, government, faith, and education sectors of Shasta County.


North State Giving Tuesday, and we need YOU to join us.

On November 29, 2016, our community will come together for North State Giving Tuesday, and we need YOU to join us. It’s 12 hours of unprecedented nonprofit giving – and it’s your chance to make a real difference, right here in our community.  If you love helping kids stay out of trouble and making positive life choices, then you will love Youth Violence Prevention

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Our New Catalyst Mentoring Launch Party!

Our mentor program has gone through quite the change this last year. We are happy to announce that we are partnering with Catalyst Mentoring and all of the other mentoring projects in our area. This collaboration has been a process, which started in February, and is finally ready to launch! We are so excited about the upcoming event, check it out!  Catalyst Mentoring Launch

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