Leadership

After-School Leadership & Youth Programs

Boy Scouts of America(scouting.org)
482-8932

Boy Scouts Troop 504
Eric Schutze, Committee Chair; eschutze@sbcglobal.net
646-8420

Boys & Girls Club (bgca.org)
555 Mahoney Avenue, Oak View
649-9000

City Parks & Recreation Department (www.ojairec.com)
510 Park Road
646-5581

Community for Kids (C4k)
Sheri Headley; Founder; sheriheadley@yahoo.com or lsrinc7@yahoo.com
Community for Kids (C4k) is a parent and youth support group.  Members  meet to plan and provide bully-free, drug-free, safe, fun activities for the youth of Ojai.   Meetings are open and held twice a month where youth are also welcome to attend.
(805) 223-5014

4 H
645-1470

Girl Scouts of America (www.girlscoutsccc.org/)

Matilija Rotary Club M.A.D. (Make A Difference)

Nordhoff Rotary Interact Club

Nordhoff Dance Program
1401 Maricopa Hwy.
Kim Hoj, Teacher; nhsdance@ojai.k12.ca.us
650-4343 ext 1871

The Nordhoff Dance Program is a dance education program. Their main focus is on educating the whole student about dance, including dance history, technique, the creative process, choreography and more. A strong emphasis is placed on physical activity and life-long fitness.

Ojai Kids Club (ojaikidsclub.com)
106 Park Road
Christa Waydo; yay@ojaikidsclub
798-3656

Ojai Taekwondo Academy
Dan Cerminaro; ojaitkdacademy@sbcglobal.net
811 East Ojai Avenue
646-1191

Ojai Valley Girls Softball (www.ovgsa.org)
President, Ron Becker; ovgsa@hotmail.com
798-3919

Ojai Valley Youth Foundation (ovyf.org)
201 Church Road
640-9555

OVYF offers programs  such as the Leadership Project (Ojai and Oak View), BLINC, STAR Club (Girls only –Junior High School), Oak View Teen Center, RIPPLES (summer only), Youth Employment Services and MLK Jr. Day.

PeachTree Theater Company
Demitri Corbin; demetri@pink.minute.com
603-0079

In-school, integrated, sequential comprehensive theater education program for grades 4, 5 and 6, special needs groups include gifted & talented education and children with autism. Curriculum meets state content standards in visual and performing arts, as well as language arts and physical education

The C.R.E.W. —  Wally McCall, Director; wmrmccall@sbcglobal.net
649-8847

C.R.E.W. offers a wide variety of youth work projects for teens (14-18) focusing on environmental conservation.

Theater 150 (theater150.org) —  316 E. Matilija Street
Chris Nottoli, Producing Artistic Director; chrisnottoli@theater150.org
646-4300

Theater 150 offers writing and performing arts classes and workshops for ages 8 and up, year round, with scholarships always available.  Technical intern positions for teens to work in  areas such as lighting/sound design and engineering, stage management and theater business are also available.

Ojai Police Department Explorer’s Program — Deputy Traci Salmon and Deputy Jacob Valenzuela; jacob.valenzuela@ventura.org
646-1414

For teens who are interested  in careers in law enforcement.

Young Life (Ojai Valley) www.ylov.org
Area Director – Danielle Sloneker,  (805) 901-9026
A Christian non-denominational and non-profit organization that mentors youth and works with parents regardless of faith (or no faith).