YOUtopia is a project of the San Diego Collaborative Arts Project (SDCAP), a 501(c)3 nonprofit.

SDCAP supports individuals, groups and communities in the San Diego, California region in producing and demonstrating collaborative arts and projects, particularly those that model the principles of: (1) Radical Inclusion; (2) Gifting; (3) Decommodification; (4) Radical Self-reliance; (5) Radical Self- expression; (6) Communal Effort; (7) Civic Responsibility; (8) Leave No Trace; (9) Participation; and (10) Immediacy.

SDCAP is also responsible for Colab, a meeting and art build warehouse in Mission Valley.

SDCAP offers year-round funding opportunities for collaborative art and civic engagement projects including past support for Maker Faire, San Diego Burning Man Community Pride Parade float, Art Around Adams(Music & Art Walk), Figment San Diego (one day art festival) and more.

Financial information for previous YOUtopia events is available here.