Channel Kindness reporter Ricky Yoo once struggled to raise his voice, but now he is a confident leader who uses his voice to create positive change and empower youth.
Are you trying to nail down your summer 2017 plans? Look no further. We’ve got you covered. For decades, NYLC has hosted a summer camp that powers a generation of leaders. The National Youth Leadership Training is a seven-day immersive leadership camp that activates young people to address today’s most pressing challenges and helps to … Continue reading A Generation of Leaders
Youth4Education Lead Activists have been busy advancing education equity. Their journey began nearly a year ago and they’ve made strides – and a real difference. Here’s just a taste of what Lead Activists have been up to: Oluwaseyi Ola learned how different perspectives can affect a team. “We learn to challenge our unhelpful thoughts and biased … Continue reading Youth4Ed Has Been Busy
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
The 2016 National Service-Learning Conference®, Educate. Ignite. Transform., went off without a hitch and we couldn’t have done it without you. More than 850 people of all ages and from all walks of life packed the Hyatt Regency hotel in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Some even traveled internationally to attend! The conference jam-packed three and a half … Continue reading Beyond #SLC16
To advance education equity is to make a meaningful entry into your community, to identify root causes of inequity, to engage and inspire peers, and to empower all youth to have a voice in their own education. The opportunity for all youth to thrive – regardless of access or means – and to be equipped … Continue reading The Impact of Equity