News and Events

The latest from YDEKC and the field.

This page shares all of our blog posts, starting from the most recent. Please use the category pages and topic tags below to view specific themes!


Highlights from YDEKC’s “Generating a Generation of Change”

by Na’Quel Walker   Generating a Generation of Change, the last event in our Thriving Leaders series and co-designed with our youth design team, called on leaders in the youth development field to be in community with young people, to hear their thoughts and hopes for youth and adult [...]

Category: Blog

We’re Hiring: YDEKC Database & Administrative Coordinator

Position The YDEKC team is hiring throughout winter 2021-2022. Join our team! Applications received by January 4, 2022 will receive full consideration. Click the link below to read a full job description for the following opportunities and to apply: YDEKC Database & Administrative [...]

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Topic: Hiring

Revisiting the logic model

Using planning and evaluation tools to make your vision and values real In the fall of 2020, YDEKC adopted a new strategic plan and with it, a revised mission statement that more explicitly affirms our commitment to Black and Indigenous youth, and youth of color. We then focused on [...]

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Announcing Our Panelists and Presenters for Thriving Youth Event (December 7th & 14th, 2021)

We are so excited for event attendees to hear directly from young people and adults working to share power with youth and incorporating their voices in the incredibly important work that they do. The first day of Generating a Generation of Change will consist of a keynote panel comprised of both [...]

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