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December 2, 2020: YDEKC’s 10 Year Reunion & Celebration: Reflect, Connect, and Renew

Join us to Reflect, Connect, and Renew as YDEKC turns celebrates 10 years since our first [...]

Category: Trainings & Events

Upcoming YDEKC Events – Fall 2020

Check out a list of the YDEKC events coming up this fall! We also share opportunities for CBO's to find funding and digital devices for [...]

January 21, 2020: Join us for Advocacy Day!

On January 21st, join advocates from expanded learning, mentoring, and youth-serving organizations for Youth Development Advocacy Day in Olympia! Have your voice heard by legislators on the importance of youth development programming such as expanded learning, mentoring, and case management. Youth [...]

Topic: Advocacy

Fall 2019: Racial Equity Series: Supporting Refugee & Immigrant Communities: Session 1 – Lay of the Land

by Hikma Sherka In the spring of 2017, YDEKC launched its first Racial Equity Community of Practice to offer an opportunity for members who were working to embed Racial Equity Policy, Practice and Programming in their organizations to come together and learn from one another. Our first Community of [...]