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ready by 21
More than 250 citizens of Alexandria, VA turned out at two community forums to help their city– a small city just south of Washington, D.C. – create its first Child ...
youthbuild
In this article, YouthBuild Brockton graduate Lashon Amado weaves a pathway from high school dropout, to 2009 YouthBuild Brockton graduate, associate degree in ...
Nicole Yohalem of the Forum and Bob Granger of the William T. Grant Foundation contributed a chapter to "Expanding Minds and Opportunities: Leveraging the Power ...
toolbox
A step-by-step guide to reaching local media outlets with your message about any event you or your organization is planning.
FRN students
Ben Simon, the young founder of the Food Recovery Network, sparked a national movement for food recovery while a student at the University of Maryland.
Dept
A video highlighting the National Council of Young Leaders' meeting with Secretary of Education Arne Duncan in October 2012.
Youth unemployment is at the highest level since World War II. A Casey Foundation report looks at what we know and what works, and we break it down.
girl with computer
A look at the ways social media can support homeless and runaway youth.
November 20, 2012 Unlearning is Critical
Unlearning is the key to high school reform.
Germain
What happens when a young person gets a chance to change the odds? Germain Castellanos, a graduate of the Youth Conservation Corps, Youthbuild and AmeriCorps, has ...
ready by 21
The key role of young people in creating Nashville’s Youth Master Plan.
ready by 21
Six communities have launched a Ready by 21 initiative that uses local data in new ways to help get young people on the path to success.
Karen's blog
The past few years have brought a renewal and reframing of two powerful American ideas: collective action and individual success. And now these ideas are coming ...