“The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically” -Martin Luther King Jr.

Youth Giving Back to Youth

Dynasty’s United Youth Association’s  (DUYA) mission is to enable children and youth from disadvantaged communities to break the cycle of poverty by providing equitable access to education, mental health, and supportive programs that help them thrive, become self sufficient, and socially responsible.

In-Person & Online Services

  • Tutoring
  • Homework Assistance
  • Job-readiness
  • College & Career Advisement
  • Peer Mentoring
  • Counseling

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Important DUYA Dates:

  • December 9, 2022: Last day of Fall services
  • December 12- 26, 2022: Winter Break- closed
  • December 27, 2022- January 5, 2023: DUYA’s Annual Winter Academy 
  • January 9, 2023- First day of Spring services

Dynasty’s United Youth Association, also known as DUYA, is a 501 c3 community-based non-profit organization that operates in the greater Los Angeles community in SPA 6 region under Districts 8 and 9 serving youth ages 5-18. The organization was founded by Dynasty Taylor, a locally known African American social worker, who grew up in the harsh realities of South LA in a neighborhood called, “The Jungles.”


A Closer Look at DUYA

Students attended Spring Session

Students attended Summer Session

Students attended Fall Session

Students Served in 2021

Students on Waiting list

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30.5% of the students are Special Needs