No Opportunities Wasted (N.O.W.) is a free after school club for teens in 6th-12th grade, at our Ketchum-Downtown YMCA. Teens can stop by our Teen Center after school to work on homework, receive subject specific tutoring, engage in community involvement and service learning, creative expressions, or just relax. Our N.O.W. program doors are open for income-eligible teens who reside in the City of Los Angeles, who need safe place to hang out after school. In order to qualify for this program, families must be income eligible and must reside in the City of Los Angeles. The income eligibility requirements can be found on the intake application here: (ENGLISH) https://www.ymcala.org/sites/default/files/2021-07/Community-Empowerment-Hub_Application_ENGLISH_2021-07-22.pdf and here (SPANISH) https://www.ymcala.org/sites/default/files/2021-08/Community-Empowerment-Hub_Application_SPANISH_2021-08-24.pdf. In addition to the income eligibility requirements, families must be residents of the City of Los Angeles; to determine if your current zip code falls under the City of Los Angeles, you can review the LA County Zip Code chart here (please note that only zip codes noted as “City of LA” qualify): http://file.lacounty.gov/SDSInter/lac/1031552_MasterZipCodes.pdf. The intake application, proof of residency and proof of income should be submitted to BOOSTEnrichment@ymcala.org. Please allow up to 1 week for processing. By registering for this program, the parent, guardian or authorized representative of the enrolled child/children confirms that they have read, understood and agreed to all the policies and procedures for enrollment in this YMCA program. In addition, the parent, guardian or authorized representative confirms that they have read, understood and agreed to the most recent edition of the YMCA Handbook for this program, available below and for download at www.ymcaLA.org/Boost.