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!

Highlights from YDEKC’s “Generating a Generation of Change”

by Na’Quel Walker   Generating a Generation of Change, the last event in our Thriving Leaders series and co-designed with our youth design team, called on leaders in the youth development field to be in community with young people, to hear their thoughts and hopes for youth and adult [...]

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We’re Hiring: YDEKC Database & Administrative Coordinator

The YDEKC team is hiring throughout winter 2021-2022. Join our team! Applications received by January 4, 2022 will receive full [...]

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Revisiting the logic model

Using planning and evaluation tools to make your vision and values real In the fall of 2020, YDEKC adopted a new strategic plan and with it, a revised mission statement that more explicitly affirms our commitment to Black and Indigenous youth, and youth of color. We then focused on reimagining our [...]

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Announcing Our Panelists and Presenters for Thriving Youth Event (December 7th & 14th, 2021)

Announcing Our Panelists and Presenters for Thriving Youth Event (December 7 & 14, 2021). Attendees will get to participate in workshops! [...]

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