Resilient Youth Speak Out (RYSO)


Resilient Youth Speak Out (RYSO)
Activities for Youth to Learn Leadership Skills and Boost Resilience

RYSO seeks to increase exposure to positive social, relational, educational, and career routes among middle and high school youth, as well as teach important leadership skills, and build resilience. This is achieved through innovative activities, compelling speakers, field trips, and a comprehensive youth leadership curriculum.  


RYSO is open to all current and alumni Stanford Sierra Youth & Families served youth.


5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Every 3rd Thursday of each month

*Dinner provided. Gift cards also provided for youth participation.


Stanford Sierra Youth & Families
8912 Volunteer Lane
Sacramento, CA 95826

Registration is Free — Sign up and RSVP is required!  

*To register call Mariah Smith, Youth Advocate, at (916) 417-5992 or email