News and Events

Our blog highlights news from the youth development field, advocacy updates, and YDEKC member organizations. Blog spotlights are also shared in our monthly Field Notes newsletters — sign up for our mailing list!




Join us for a Partnership Quick Connections Series

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

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Introducing YDEKC Leadership Discussion Groups

Grow your leadership network with YDEKC! We are excited to announce the launch of a new program exclusively for executive directors and senior leaders from YDEKC member organizations collectively focused on ensuring that Black, Indigenous, and youth of color thrive. Leadership Discussion Groups, [...]

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Advocacy Works — How To Advocate for Youth in 2021

The past year has given us strong evidence that advocating for youth development works, with new funding and recognition for the YD field! The 2021 legislative session has begun; join us February 9 for our virtual Advocacy Week [...]

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Summer Updates on Funding for Youth Development

What’s happening in King County government that impacts youth development? We share updates on funding and opportunities to strengthen supports for [...]

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