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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.


4th Annual 2016 Shasta Mud Run Wrap Up!

THANK YOU! We couldn’t have done it without you. Your participation in the 2016 Shasta Mud Run has made this year’s event an even greater success than in prior years! More than 1,250 participants from 2 to 72 years ran, walked, and crawled through a series of obstacles and mud pits. The funds raised at the event this year will not only help the

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Youth Violence Prevention Council celebrates volunteers

The Youth Violence Prevention Council celebrated their Peer Court Program volunteers Wednesday. The Redding Professional Firefighters Association donated a thousand dollars to the Council, saying they want to address the issue of youth fire-starters. RPFA says a lot of children who start fires come from broken homes and lack social skills. The Youth Violence Prevention Council have programs designed to help these children get

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