News and Events

The latest from YDEKC and the field.


December Events & Announcements – YDEKC is Hiring!

YDEKC is hiring an Advocacy Manger! Youth Development Executives of King County is working alongside K-12 education and other systems to increase recognition, enhance funding, and advance policies for our sector so that we can best support young people. The Advocacy Manager’s responsibilities [...]

Topic: Hiring

YDEKC Field Notes November/December 2015

Greetings YDEKC Members and Friends – What an inspiring and hopeful time the past month has been for kids and families in King County. First off, together, we passed King County Proposition 1 - Best Starts for Kids! This new $65 Million per year levy has the potential to truly transform outcomes [...]

Category: News

Best Starts for Kids Levy Updates #4

Greetings YDEKC Members and Friends! On Wednesday, ballots for 2016 elections will drop in King County and we want a YES Vote on King County Proposition 1 (Best Starts for Kids) on every resident’s ballot! One year ago, YDEKC members prioritized support for Best Starts as a primary goal for [...]

Category: Advocacy News

YDEKC Field Notes October 2015

Greetings YDEKC Members and Friends – One more week until ballots are due (November 3rd)! We hope you have already voted for Proposition 1 on the King County ballot – Best Starts for Kids – and have told all your friends to do the same! We have been been phone banking and putting up signs [...]

Category: News