The Sharpest Minds Are Here In Our Community
We welcome people from all walks of life to contribute and share in their experiences. Our staff is comprised of an equally diverse set of individuals who voluntarily take the time to ensure our collective success
Enhancing The Community Experience
Communities thrive when people come together and share their experiences
Active Community Building
Everyone has something to offer. We provide the platform that enables all the pieces to fit together
Tomorrow’s Wins Begin Today!
We focus on all demographics represented in our community, but the youth are our future and main focus
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Dear Yemeni Professional, We hope this letter finds you and your family healthy and safe. The Yemeni-American Youth Center cordially invites you to join our first-ever virtual social gathering on Saturday Oc 10, 2020 5pm PT. This event intends to bring together Yemeni professionals from diverse educational and career backgrounds to socialize, network, and have ...
مرحباً بكم جميعاً في منتدى القراءة، مركز الشباب اليمني الأمريكي. سنزودكم بروابط بعض الكتب ثم نقوم بإختيار كتاب للقراءة والكتابة التحليلية او النقدية لمواضيع الكتاب ويتم مناقشة المواد المكتوبة “الأطروحات” في حلقة النقاش الأسبوعية. Evey Wednesday night at 9pm PST. ...
Fawaz Alriashi is currently the president of the Yemeni American Association. He is an innovative, inspirational and collaborative community leader. As a cofounder of the Yemeni American Youth Center, Fawaz aims to help the community learn, thrive and innovate by having access to the needed resources. He believes in Youth leadership and power to transform the community and improve the quality of life for its members.
Co-founder and Executive Director
As co-founder and Executive director, Izzuddin advocates for empowering every member of the Yemeni American community. He is passionately committed to education, community sustainability and youth leadership.He is responsible for developing and implementing strategies and policies that help achieve the organization’s mission and goals. He engages with community groups to deliver the mission of the organization and ensure the sustainability of the organization. Before co-founding this center, Izzuddin had been leading his organization of Generous Hands Foundation, a nonprofit charity that has been funding many youth and educational programs in our community and delivering humanitarian aid to the people of Yemen.
Mokhtar joined with extensive experience in leadership, youth development, advocacy and community engagement. Mokhtar received his education in the field of International Relations from San Francisco State University.
Seena Almahan is the program specialist at the Yemeni American Resource Center, a high school Arabic teacher at Bay Area Arabic Academy, and a health coach. Seena has over 15 years of experience in teaching the Arabic language across the Bay Area. She served as the Arabic program lead at Averroes high school, and taught at many other islamic schools. She is also a certified health coach who is dedicated to helping her community achieve their personal health goals. Recently, she joined the Yemeni American Resource Center as a program specialist that is responsible for designing programs, planning events, and community outreach that will expand the center’s services to the Yemeni community and its youth. Her interests include poetry, health, and above all community service.