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Event Summary & Resources: Thriving Leaders Forum on Pay Equity

On April 22, 2022, YDEKC hosted a Thriving Leaders Forum: Reimagining Pay Equity in Youth-serving Nonprofits, the first event in our 2022 Thriving Leaders series. Our goals for the 3-hour forum were to:  Explore many of the challenges and opportunities related to Pay Equity in our sector in [...]

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Announcing Our Presenters for Thriving Leaders Forum (April 22, 2022)

Reimagining Pay Equity in Youth-serving Nonprofits, our first Thriving Leaders event of the year, is coming up on April 22, 2022. If you, like other members of our community, are seeking to...  Explore strategies that could increase your organization’s revenue to support thriving wages and [...]

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Tackling Pay Equity in the Nonprofit Sector

After two years of living through a Pandemic, we all have new insights on what matters most to us, how we want to spend our time, and what we want and expect in our compensation. These insights may be part of what's driving the "great resignation" or "great reshuffle" as folks make new choices that [...]

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

We are so excited for event attendees to hear directly from young people and adults working to share power with youth and incorporating their voices in the incredibly important work that they do. The first day of Generating a Generation of Change will consist of a keynote panel comprised of both [...]

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