News and Events

The latest from YDEKC and the field.


Visit this site to learn about upcoming YDEKC training opportunities and events,  urgent advocacy priorities, new and exciting research relevant to our field, and important happenings in the King County youth development community.

 

Sep 26, 2019: Racial Equity in the Youth Development Field: Serving Refugee and Immigrant Youth and Communities: Session 1 – Lay of the Land

Event Description The attack on refugee and immigrant communities over the past few weeks and years has been unprecedented in recent times. Come learn from our Members who are most impacted by the current administration's policies and practice to better understand current reality. Time & [...]

Category: Trainings & Events

Sep 17, 2019: Get out the Count! Census 2020

Event Description Come learn from Washington Nonprofits about plans for the upcoming 2020 census. This once per decade opportunity to full count all of the residents of our state is critical to get right. Time & Location Tuesday, September 17, 2019 10:00AM-12:00PM 2100 Building RSVP [...]

Category: Trainings & Events

Topic: Advocacy

Aug 21, 2019: YDEKC Member Advocacy Coffee Talk

Event Description Join our policy team, Rene Murry and Hikma Sherka, for an informal conversation about the ins and outs of advocacy, and current policy issues facing our organizations and youth in King County Time & Location Caffe Vita 5028 Wilson Ave S, Seattle, WA 98118 Wednesday, [...]

Category: Trainings & Events

Topic: Advocacy

Introducing Rashad Norris, our 2019 SEL Symposium Keynote Speaker!

Announcing Our Symposium Keynote: Rashad Norris on Authentically Engaging Youth of Color with a Culturally Relevant Approach  by Anne Arias Each year as we are preparing for our annual Whole Child, Whole Day: A Social & Emotional Learning Symposium, we ask our Advisory Committee to [...]