Two teens hold up a sign declaring

Mission: The Youth Community Project (YCP) offers youth groups in Carrboro/Chapel Hill a HUB where they can unite, aggregate power, amplify their voices, and create youth-driven activities that meet their needs and realize their visions.


Vision:  The Youth  Community Project is  dedicated to establishing youth-run environments where youth ages 14-­19 can gather with their peers.  We are working to provide safe, youth-­ created, adult-­supervised spaces in Carrboro & Chapel Hill where young people can pursue their healthy desires for socializing, creative expression, self-­determination, and collective empowerment.  We support youth to develop skills that instill self-­esteem, build mutually supportive relationships within diverse communities, and work to achieve their highest aspirations