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Young Asian Leaders of America was founded to spark youth civic engagement, provide a platform for the narratives of Asian-Americans, and foster intersectional allyship, thereby cultivating a new generation of active community leaders.

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Potential: An Intro to YALA

Become a YALA Fellow

We’ve opened an application for our inaugural class of YALA Fellows. This cohort of students passionate about social justice and youth civic engagement will have the opportunity to work behind the scenes of YALA to gain valuable experience in grassroots activism, youth organization, and social innovation. Applications are due by Friday, March 23. Learn more here!