Winter Break – No Classes December 17, 2018 – January 3, 2019

Get Involved

YouthBuild Shreveport loves to get out in the community. In the past, the YouthBuild staff and students have volunteered at Paint Your Heart Out Shreveport, constructed wheelchair ramps for elderly and/or disabled citizens in partnership with the City of Shreveport, constructed low-income housing units in partnership with the Fuller Center for Housing NWLA, and numerous other projects with local nonprofits. For additional opportunities that may be unique to your community contact us by filling out the form below.

Upcoming Events

Here is a list of our upcoming events. If you are interested in joining us please contact us and we will give you all the information you need and answer all your questions.


Paint Your Heart Out Shreveport is celebrating 25 years of service to our community. Over 1,300 houses have received a complete exterior facelift in the past twenty-four successful years. This year’s paint date is Saturday, May 13, 2017. Please contact us for additional information or to join our team!

Summer Camp

Summer Camp – Sponsored by Capital One, and Twin Engine Labs provides early education for computers and computer programming, and is now being brought to Shreveport. It’s aim is to provide kids with college-ready and bootcamp ready programming skills over 4-5 years of summer camps from 6 years old and up.
Mon-Fri (9 am – 12 pm), July 24th – July 28th (Five Days)
Location: Newton-Smith
Free (Ages 6 – 12)

TABE Testing

A TABE test is a basic assessment of math and reading skills. A potential student’s 1st step to enrolling in YBS. After the test, students will be contacted about the next steps to enrollment.

Wednesdays at 9 AM at YouthBuild Shreveport (3000 Martin Luther King Drive, Shreveport, LA 71107)

Tells Us About Your Event

Please use the form here to contact the SUSLA YouthBuild Program about an event you would like the program to be involved in. Once the Program Administrators have looked over the provided information, you will be contacted by email.

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