News and Events

The latest from YDEKC and the field.


Visit this site to learn about upcoming YDEKC training opportunities and events,  urgent advocacy priorities, new and exciting research relevant to our field, and important happenings in the King County youth development community.

 

YDEKC’s Lunching with Leaders

Members Only: Lunching with Leaders: Best Starts and More Join us to get to know YDEKC's new Public Policy Manager, Rene Murry and for a discussion with Sheila Capestany, Strategic Advisor for Children and Youth at King County, focusing on the implementation of Best Starts for Kids. We will also [...]

Category: Trainings & Events

YDEKC Field Notes – March 2016

Greetings YDEKC Members and Friends - Even if the weather in March came in like a lion and is on track to go out like a lamb, our public policy here at home (and everywhere else in the country) is on a different path. Action is gearing up for Best Starts for Kids implementation, the (Seattle) [...]

Category: News

YDEKC State Legislative Action Alert – March 2016

Greetings YDEKC Members and Friends - I would like to introduce myself to you! My name is Rene Murry and I have joined YDEKC as the Public Policy Manager for the organization.  I began working with YDEKC Feb 22nd and I have been working in Olympia for the end of the Legislative Session. Please [...]

Topic: Advocacy

YDEKC Field Notes – February 2016

Greetings YDEKC Members and Friends - What an incredible time to be working on behalf of children and youth in our region as more attention is being focused locally, county-wide and in the state to support kids. YDEKC is thrilled to have added advocacy bandwidth to our staff team with the addition [...]

Category: News