The Uyghur Youth Organization (UYO) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that aims to empower Uyghur youth around the world to become informed, passionate, and active professionals involved in Uyghur identity preservation and community development. Our programs focus on education, culture & arts, faith, community service, leadership and social & recreational events.
What is UYO?
Membership is not required to be involved with UYO. Certain programs may have eligibility requirements.
Is membership required?
Certain educational programs and social events are targeted towards youth that are between the ages of 14 - 27. We also have resources and events that are open to the general public.
Are there age restrictions?
Get involved by signing up or contacting us to attend one of our upcoming events, become a protege, mentor, event sponsor, or donate!
How can I get involved?
Click on the "About Us" section and send us a quick note through the Join the Team portal. The UYO team will contact with you additional details.
How do I join the UYO team?
UYO organizes social events, provides educational programs and Islamic resources, college and career mentorship services, cultural and recreational events, and community service opportunities. All services and programs are free.
What services does UYO offer?
Click on the “Education” tab and fill out an application to become a mentor. The UYO team will contact with you additional details.
How do I become a member?
UYO is committed to spreading it's vision globally and will support any individuals who would like to learn how to open a branch office within their local community or would like to discuss opportunities to collaborate. Contact us today at
I live outside of the U.S., how do I get involved?
UYO is an inclusive organization and we welcome any individuals and organizations that are committed to the empowerment of the Uyghur youth and the Uyghur community.
I am not Uyghur, can I be involved with UYO?
Contact us today by via and a member of our team will contact you promptly!