News and Events

The latest from YDEKC and the field.


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August 9, 2019: Road Map Region Social & Emotional Learning Symposium

Whole Child, Whole Day: A Social & Emotional Learning Symposium On August 9, 2019, YDEKC hosted Whole Child, Whole Day: A Social & Emotional Learning Symposium for over 300 practitioners and system-level leaders from around the Road Map Region and beyond at Highline College. Approximately [...]

Nov 21, 2019: Racial Equity in the Youth Development Field: Serving Refugee and Immigrant Youth and Communities: Session 3 – Collaboration and Partnership

Event Description How can we strengthen collaboration between youth serving organizations that explicitly focus on refugee and immigrant youth, and those that include refugee and immigrant youth in broader programming. Time & Location Location TBD Thursday, November 21, 2019 10:00AM-12:30PM [...]

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Oct 24, 2019: Racial Equity in the Youth Development Field: Serving Refugee and Immigrant Youth and Communities: Session 2 – Organizational Policy and Practice

Event Description What can your organization do to better support the refugee and immigrant young people and families you serve, your staff, and your community. This session will focus on organizational policy and protocols to create more inclusive and supportive environments. Time & Location [...]

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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 & [...]

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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 [...]

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Topic: Advocacy