Measure X

Youth Centers

What is Measure X?

Measure X is a countywide 20-year, 1/2 cent sales tax approved by Contra Costa County voters on November 3, 2020. Collection of the tax began on April 1, 2021. The ballot measure language stated that  the intent of Measure X is “to keep Contra Costa’s regional hospital open and staffed; fund community health centers, emergency response; support crucial safety-net services; invest in early childhood services; protect vulnerable populations; and for other essential county services.”

    The Vision of the Youth Centers is to…

    • Be reflective of youth needs in their communities
    • Promote advancement of equity and inclusion across a diverse youth population
    • Utilize elements of a comprehensive, whole-human approach
    • Provide support systems which boost youths’ ability to thrive 
    • Be culturally responsive
    • Stimulate intergenerational thriving

    Measure X Funding

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    Youth Centers Request for Interest

    This RFI closed effective 9/20/22. The below document is for reference only. Please check back for updates. WDBCCC invites qualified individuals or agencies with relevant expertise to respond to the Youth Centers Request for Interest (RFI). WDB is seeking qualified individual(s) or agency to develop an RFP,  which will then select an organization to develop, administer, and operate the East and/or West Contra Costa County Youth Center Project. Please click the above hyperlink for more information.

     

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