Category Archives: youth

Growing Colorado Kids Program

Growing Colorado Kids is accepting applications for its program through the end of December! Youth will learn construction, culinary, and farming skills by participating in small teams and working alongside our staff and volunteers. Growing Colorado Kids provides a free, safe and educational program for refugee youth ages 6-21. Don’t miss out! Get more information today.

Speak Up, Speak Out Youth Advisory Board

APPLICATION DUE: Fill out this short application by December 16, 2016. ​ Advisory board members will work with members of the arts, health and wellness, and advocacy fields to plan and create workshops and to develop a professional social justice advocacy performance event that address and raises awareness of systemic roadblocks to Healthy Eating and Active Living in

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Youth Job Opportunity!!!!: Open Competitive Job Announcement – Peer Youth Advisor – 5190

Please spread this employment opportunity far and WIDE!!  PLEASE send to anyone and everyone you know who would fit the “highly encouraged” age of 16-20, including your peers, youth groups, networks, schools and youth-serving professionals who can get this into the hands of young people. We are looking for a Peer Youth Advisor who will

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“I’m in love with a world that’s falling apart”: Meet the 16-year-old from Boulder trying to save the planet

From The Denver Post: http://www.denverpost.com/2016/08/24/environmental-activist-xiuhtezcatl-martinez-we-day/ BOULDER — Xiuhtezcatl Martinez shuffled into Logan’s Cafe one morning looking like a typical teenager. He wore a black T-shirt and blue sneakers with the laces untied. His nearly waist-length brown hair, which has never been cut for cultural reasons, was slightly tangled at the ends, causing his mom to run

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JOB: Community Recreation – Recreation Instructor (Part Time – On Call)

Salary: $13.91 – $20.30 Hourly$13.91 – $20.30 Hourly Location: Various locations throughout the City & County of Denver, COVarious locations throughout the City & County of Denver, CO Job Type: On Call Regular Department: Parks and Recreation (DPR) Job Number: CA2583-16 13963 Closing: 9/12/2016 11:59 PM Mountain DESCRIPTION BENEFITS QUESTIONS Job Description The City and County of Denver – Parks and

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Please share this opportunity with your networks and youth who may be interested: Xinachtli Youth Group is looking to recruit more youth!!!

We are currently seeking young ladies from 6th-10th grade for our Xinatchtli Youth Leadership program. The program is free of charge for participants and will be held August 16th through September 3rd every Tuesday and Thursday 6:30-8:00 PM at 494 Sheridan Blvd., A-100 Denver CO 80226. Dinner will also be provided at each session. Xinachtli

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Children’s Hospital Mental Health Youth Action Board Now Accepting Applications for 2016-2017 Board Year

The Children’s Hospital Pediatric Mental Health Institute is recruiting up to 11 passionate youth (ages 15-17) to participate as members of the Children’s Mental Health Youth Action Board (YAB). The board consists of up to 15 youth from across the Denver Metro Area who are interested in improving mental health in Colorado. Goals of the

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