News and Events

The latest from YDEKC and the field.


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 [...]

Category: Advocacy News, News

YDEKC Field Notes – September 2016

Greetings YDEKC Members and Friends - Change is in the air with the crisp fresh autumn air! So many opportunities before us in the coming months to ensure young people are thriving in King County. We are thrilled to also welcome our new Communications and Database Coordinator, Eddie Cleofe, to our [...]

Category: News

Topic: Field Notes

YDEKC Field Notes – July & August 2016

Greetings YDEKC Members and Friends - Summer is moving fast and furiously. With strategic refresh planning underway, learning from other communities at the Every Hour Counts System Building Institute in Chicago last week, a YDEKC Mariner's game outing on Tuesday (15 innings to beat Detroit!), and [...]

Category: News

Topic: Field Notes

We’re Hiring!

YDEKC is Hiring a New Database & Communications Coordinator! Overview: Youth Development Executives of King County (YDEKC) is a coalition of 90+ Executive Directors and other key leaders of youth serving organizations in King County. YDEKC is working to advance the youth development field [...]

Category: News

Topic: Hiring