Elevating Youth Voices to Shape Future Leaders

The Expanded Learning Program envisions all youth served by the YMCA will discover their purpose and reach their full potential. We offer daily afterschool programming and summer day camps that focus on academics, physical play, and creativity. Our goal is to elevate youth voices by providing enrichment opportunities that promote leadership learning and healthy habits.

Program Offerings

Our Enrichment PAC

Physical Play

Team sports and outdoor play that encourage daily exercise and physical wellness.


Activities and homework support that focus on improving literacy skills.


Arts, dance, and STEAM activities that foster teamwork and encourage youth voice.
Enroll Your Student

Enrollment happens directly at our school sites. Any student attending the school of our program site is eligible to join for free. Reach out to the Program Site Coordinator today to start your student's registration!

Our Program Sites

El Sobrante

Murphy Elementary School

Site Coordinator: Penny Deadman-Trimmer
P: (341) 333-6375
E: pdeadman@ymcaeastbay.org


Piedmont Avenue Elementary School

Site Coordinator: Michelle Jaramillo-Hall
P: (341) 333-6330
E: mjaramillo@ymcaeastbay.org


Coronado Elementary School

Site Coordinator: Felipe Cabral
P: (341) 333-6370
E: fcabral@ymcaeastbay.org

Sheldon Elementary School

Site Coordinator: Courtney Moore
P: (341) 333-6376
E: cmoore@ymcaeastbay.org

Dejean Middle School

Site Coordinator: Mi'Shaye Venerable
P: (341) 333-6371
E: mvenerable@ymcaeastbay.org

San Pablo

Downer Elementary School

Site Coordinator: Emely Menjivar
P: (341) 333-6372
E: emenjivar@ymcaeastbay.org

Tara Hills

Tara Hills Elementary School

Site Coordinator: Marsela Lopez
P: (341) 333-6378
E: mlopez@ymcaeastbay.org

Support ELP

A gift to our Expanded Learning Program helps ensure that families in our program can participate at no cost. This program serves East Bay families who need it most - thank you for helping provide vital care for our East Bay community!


If you have questions about our program, don't hesitate to reach out to our ELP team!

Program Director
Courtney Moore
(510) 831-5511
Program Manager
Alfredo Andrade
(510) 831-5512