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The latest from YDEKC and the field.


 

YDEKC Action Alert – Seattle City Budget Feedback

Advocacy Action Alert - Seattle City Budget Feedback Greetings Friends! YDEKC has been involved at the Seattle Human Services Coalition (SHSC) Steering Committee and Budget Committee level, present at the last two City Budget hearings, and testified at the first on behalf of youth [...]

Category: Advocacy News

Topic: Advocacy

YDEKC Shared Advocacy Agenda – October 2016

Deep Dive into Advocacy: Our Shared Agenda What does it take to be an advocate? “In its broadest sense, advocacy means 'any public action to support and recommend a cause, policy or practice.' That covers a lot of public actions, from displaying
 a bumper sticker to sounding off with a [...]

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YDEKC Shared Advocacy Agenda – June 2016

Deep Dive into Advocacy: Our Shared Agenda Greetings YDEKC Members and Friends - Advocacy is about Hope. At the May 26 poverty conference hosted by Partners for our Children, Siobhan Ring from the Children’s Alliance compellingly stated “I suggest inspirational thinking and a long view into [...]

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YDEKC Shared Advocacy Agenda – May 2016

YDEKC Advocacy Deep Dive Rene Murry | Public Policy Manager Greetings YDEKC Members! This is the first of a new monthly communication packed with updates about our common agenda across jurisdictions (starting locally, moving out to federal), and in support of young people reaching their full [...]

Category: Advocacy News, News

Topic: Advocacy