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A youth coalition and performing arts group made up of volunteer youth ambassadors with a passion for dance who want to educate their peers about the dangers of using drugs. These youth ambassadors perform at school assemblies, after-school programs, and community events.

All youth prevention services are at NO CHARGE and available in Bexar, Atascosa, Bandera, Kendall, Kerr, Medina, and Wilson counties.

HYPE is Seeking Talented Youth

If you have a passion or talent that can be used to help children and teens make healthy choices, we want you to join us.

Talents we are seeking:

  • Dancers
  • Rappers
  • Actors
  • Singers
  • Poets
  • D.J.’s

What You Need for Your Audition

  • Water bottle and snack for yourself
  • Workout clothes and sneakers
  • A headshot or recent photo
  • A 500-word or less bio answering the following questions. 
  1. Who you are.
  2. Why you are interested in being in HYPE?
  3. How do you plan on contributing your talents?
  4. Why would you want to educate your peers about the dangers of drugs and alcohol?

Note: Be prepared to present your essay to an audience!

Please email Joseph Ibarra at [email protected] for more information


Practice is held on Wednesdays from 3:00 PM– 4:30 PM (spaces limited)
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Updated within the last 3 months.