Every Child Has a Story Worth Telling.



Young Storytellers, Warner Bros., and LAUSD Partner for Epic Storytelling


Going for the Gold at the Globes

Our 7th Consecutive Grant from the Hollywood Foreign Press Association


Telling Stories on CBS

CBS This Morning Meets Young Storytellers


Warrior Stories

Young Storytellers alumni see their stories on the big screen!


Celebrate the Voice 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. Thanks to thousands of volunteer mentors, actors, and classroom teachers, we serve more than 60 public schools in Los Angeles, New York City, San Francisco, and Austin, reaching over 3,000 students in elementary, middle, and high school each year.

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

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Script to Stage


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Day of Story


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Story Lab


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 College Chapters


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Number of original scripts written by Young Storytellers and performed for their communities.


Percentage of teachers who see improved classroom participation and academic confidence after students become Young Storytellers.


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

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