We are a model legislature and court program, currently in its 66th year, dedicated to building a stronger community by developing a sense of civic engagement in local high school students. We serve a demographically and economically diverse cross section of the greater Sacramento area. Our goal is to ensure no student missed out on this vital program because of financial concerns. With your…
Have a scroll down this page for testimonials from current and former delegates, a great article about delegate accomplishments, a video about the program and more! Enjoy your stay and thanks for stopping by!
Small delegation - big impact.
Last year, your support helped our delegation accomplish the following:
- Alex Arriaga Covarrubias, a junior from West Campus High School, was awarded Legislator of the Year for her work in the Model Assembly.
- Iris Anderson, a junior from Christian Brothers…Read More
Delegate Testimonial: “I joined the court program because I wanted to see how our court systems work and how to argue a case the right way and not the way they do it on television.
I learned exactly what I was hoping to learn and then some. I learned how to analyze a case, how the trial is…Read More
Delegate Testimonial: “Initially, I joined Y&G to spend more time with my friends who were participating, but it ended up leaving a lasting impact.
Not only did I become a lot more aware of political happenings, I also gained a confidence in myself. Whenever I am asked on an application or…Read More
Delegate Testimonial: “I’m more of an introverted, personal guy, so public office never interested me. But the "government" part of Youth & Government was just that, only a part. The program has much more to offer, and all those other offerings helped shape who I am today.
Y&G's many…Read More