“Youth can do a lot of really powerful and important things. We just need people to believe in us.”

Where youth grow, thrive and create positive change.

Located in Nashville, Oasis Center is a nationally-recognized organization on a mission to help young people in Middle Tennessee move into a happy, healthy, and productive adulthood. Every year, we engage over 3,500 youth and families across a broad spectrum of programs and services designed to help them reach their full potential.

Our philosophy is simple: Rather than viewing youth as passive recipients, we see them as full stakeholders who hold the keys to addressing some of the most challenging problems facing our city, including violence reduction, improved graduation rates, bullying prevention, discrimination, intolerance, and more.

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The number of youth who found support at Oasis Center in 2017
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"I am not going to give up . . ."

nowhere in my American dream have I listed "giving up" as an option. Meet Berenice Oliva. Oasis ITOP student....

Don't miss this special event at Kendra Scott and enter for a chance to win some amazing jewelry!

Thank you Kendra Scott for giving back to Oasis two years in a row! A special thanks to Jill Heyman and Julie...

AkzoNobel's Human Cities Initiative Comes to Life!

"Our youth are so energized and excited to engage across our city . . ." Mayor Barry

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It's Getting Colder

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