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The latest from YDEKC and the field.

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Holistic Life Foundation flyer with a young person sitting cross-legged, relaxed with eyes closed.

Holistic Life Foundation: Free Drop-in Chair Yoga Classes for Youth Development Professionals (Supported by YDEKC and School’s Out Washington)

Register now for a drop-in Chair Yoga Session! Holistic Life Foundation will host 30-minute sessions Tuesdays and Thursdays through April [...]

Category: Blog
Photo of Fahren Johnson, keynote speaker of Thriving Leaders event on April 9, 2021.

Announcing Fahren Johnson as YDEKC’s Thriving Leaders Keynote Speaker on April 9, 2021

by Anne Arias We are thrilled to announce Fahren Johnson, Director of Strategic Initiatives for Expanded Learning at Greentrike in Tacoma, as the keynote speaker for Thriving as a Leader in Changing Times, the first quarterly event in our new Thriving Leaders series!  I remember meeting Fahren [...]

Category: Blog

We’re Hiring: YDEKC Fundraising & Communications Manager

The YDEKC team is hiring for three positions throughout winter 2021. Join our [...]

Category: Blog

Topic: Hiring

Join us for a Partnership Quick Connections Series

Introducing... the virtual School-Community Partnership Quick Connections [...]

Category: Blog