A Year in the Life of a Lead Activist


Youth4Education is a youth-led campaign to advance education equity through service-learning. You’ve heard us say that once or twice before. When we say youth-led, we’re talking about the Lead Activists. They’re the ones raising awareness, making change year-round. WEEK ONE. An intense kickoff at the National Youth Leadership Training – NYLC’s longest-running program – brings … Continue reading A Year in the Life of a Lead Activist

(Young) Leaders in the Field


National Youth Leadership Council is looking for dedicated and enthusiastic young people to serve as Lead Activists for Youth4Education and as members of our Youth Advisory Council (YAC). Both positions work to exemplify the mission of NYLC and its programs. Sound like something you’re interested in? Read on. Youth4Education is a youth-led campaign to advance … Continue reading (Young) Leaders in the Field

What A Week Can Teach


From Giovanna Clemens, Youth4Education Lead Activist. NYLT was an eye-opening experience for me. Throughout the week I was exposed to my hidden flaws; flaws that revealed themselves to be fear of rejection, accepting things as they are without question, ignoring issues, and not stepping out of my comfort zone. As the week came to an … Continue reading What A Week Can Teach