Youth Rise Texas is an organization dedicated to uplifting the voices of young people harmed by criminalization and deportation so that they may heal, take action, and cultivate compassionate communities.
Youth Rise Texas has three goals:
- Cultivate directly-impacted youth as long-term leaders for justice by facilitating creative change work around criminalization and deportation
- Change public opinion about target issues and win local campaigns to make Texas a safer place for all families
- Facilitate space for community-building and transformational healing