Every child has a story worth telling.

Give the Gift of Storytelling

Holiday Cards that prove giving is better than receiving

The Biggest Show 2015

featuring Jack Black, Keegan-Michael Key, Leslie Mann, and more...

Young Storytellers at The Golden Globes

Our 4th Consecutive Grant from the Hollywood Foreign Press Association

Bloomberg Invests in Young Storytellers

Young Storytellers Receives Two-Year Development Grant


Celebrate the Imagination of Every Child.


Our mission is simple: we inspire young people to discover the power of their voice.

Using one-on-one mentorship, low-income students learn how to write original stories and see them brought to life on stage and film. Thanks to thousands of volunteer mentors, actors, and professional teaching artists, we serve more than 50 public schools in Los Angeles and New York City, reaching 1,000 students in elementary, middle, and high school each year.

As a result, young people learn that their voice matters. 

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Percentage of students that write a script and see it performed, either live or on film.


Alumni hired in 2015 for paid summer internships teaching filmmaking and screenwriting to younger students.

$457, 526

Value of volunteer instruction in the Script to Stage Program. Every $1 we raise turns into $2 worth of programming.

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