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Changing the Narrative Summit for African American Males

FRI, MAR 18 AT 9:00 AM, DENVER, CO SAVE THIS EVENT FREEREGISTER Event Description The Changing the Narrative Summit is an event that will empower African American Males ages 13-18 to be the voice of their own story. Through positive connections with African American Males, engaging workshops and organic networking, this summit will prepare participants

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It’s Coming…The Urban Youth Summit, and you have to be there!

The Urban Youth Summit is for urban youth ages 16-21 and will be held on April 29, 2016 (see attached flyer). http://urbanyouthsummit2016.eventbrite.com/?aff=uys2016 GOALS FOR THE URBAN YOUTH SUMMIT: -Provide an educational and safe place for urban youth to cross reference and cross pollinate their ideas, thoughts and visions into action plans to promote sustainable cities

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Here’s A Great Event for Youth and Adults!!!!

As we continue the work of the My Brother’s Keeper Initiative this year, we are excited to launch an effort to increase the capacity for mentoring for boys and young men of color, both formal and informal, starting in January 16th. Though we know there are different obstacles that make it harder for these youth

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Help Bend the Arc of the Moral Universe Towards Justice on MLK Day of Service – Monday, January 18, 2016

Senator Harris Wofford, a YSA Board Member who served as Martin Luther King’s lawyer and later led the effort in the US Senate to establish MLK Day as a national day of service, reflects on the importance of making MLK Day “a day on, and not a day off” and extending that service beyond a

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Sandwiches for sexual health!

All October, Colorado Youth Matter is partnering with Olive & Finch for a fundraising month! Give yourself a night off from cooking, and come enjoy fresh and delicious food while supporting a great cause. Low on time? Order ahead and have your food delivered curbside! Just be sure to mention our name when you order, and

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2015 Native Youth Health Summit on Youth Advocacy: Telling Your Story to Create Change

“What strong young people. They are going through so much. But, one feels their sense of hope, optimism and courage. These videos are treasures. They are little windows into communities, families, Tribes. And they are current which runs so contrary to what most people see about Natives. All Tribal leaders should see these!” -Jeanne Givens,

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