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The latest from YDEKC and the field.

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Friends, Popsicles, and Laughter – YDEKC’s July Picnic and Reunion

On July 20th, it was so lovely to see thirty YDEKC members and friends at Jefferson Park to reconnect and have some much-needed agenda-free, in-person time together.  The last two years have been such a challenging and strange time to hold onto our networks, and create new ones, especially [...]

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Event Summary & Resources: Thriving Leaders Forum on Pay Equity

On April 22, 2022, YDEKC hosted a Thriving Leaders Forum: Reimagining Pay Equity in Youth-serving Nonprofits, the first event in our 2022 Thriving Leaders series. Our goals for the 3-hour forum were to:  Explore many of the challenges and opportunities related to Pay Equity in our sector in [...]

Category: Blog