News and Events

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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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 [...]

Our Collective Demands

Whole Child, Whole Day: Heart, Mind, & Body A Social & Emotional Learning Symposium Closing Plenary August 7, 2020 Our Collective Demands Over three summer Fridays in July and August, 200 people that care about racial equity and the social, emotional, and academic development of our [...]

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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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Advocacy in the Time of COVID

YDEKC's Director of Public Policy and Advocacy, Rene Murry, shares her thoughts on "advocacy in the time of [...]

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Topic: Advocacy