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Do Something Imagine millions of young people and tens of thousands of schools participating in a new "sport" of community building Youth at the United Nations The United Nations Youth Unit aims to enhance awareness of the global situation of youth and of the rights and aspirations of young people. It works towards greater participation of youth in the social and economic life of their societies
UNITY UNITY is a national Native American youth leadership organization designed to help young people make positive differences in their tribes, villages and communities Innovation Center for Community and Youth Development A wellspring for fresh ideas and experiential learning, a link to new partners, and a catalyst for positive change in the way youth development takes place, the Innovation Center for Community and Youth Development fosters and strengthens the best thinking and practice in the field
Youth As Resources A community-based program that provides small grants to young people to design and carry out service projects that address social problems and contribute to significant community change Learn and Serve Programs of the US Corporation for National Service
WKCD - What Kids Can Do Connecting the previously separate fields of school reform, youth development, community development, service learning, and school-to-work. We aim to stand, as well, at the intersection of journalism, research, and advocacy Youth Activism Project This site aims to prove that MINORS can play a MAJOR ROLE. Its national clearinghouse also provides help and information to parents, mentors, teachers, principals, policy-makers and other adult allies who want to collaborate with youth to achieve positive community change
National Youth Development Information Center NYDIC provides practice-related information about youth development to national and local youth-serving organizations at low cost or no cost YouthNet of Greater Kansas City A program striving to develop a system wide model of youth development.
Yspace Fosters and supports the development across nations of youth inclusive policy and practice in the design and management of public and community accessed spaces. It seeks to provide a mechanism for researchers, young people, various levels of government, planners, and youth services to share information, insights, good practice, resources and concerns Youth on Board Youth on Board's work is based upon: Building Mutually Respectful Relationships; Building Ownership of Communities; Building Skills; and Building Permanent Societal Change
National Youth Leadership Council The NYLC's mission is to engage young people in their communities and schools through innovation in learning, service, leadership, and public policy Community Partnerships with Youth, Inc. A national training and resource development organization dedicated to promoting active citizenship through youth and adult partnerships
Carnegie Young People Intititive: promoting young peopl'es participation in policy-making A 10 year research project in the UK and Ireland investigating what it's like to be young today. We want to improve young people's involvement in local and national projects that are about young people's rights to participate as citizens Ausyouth A project to assist the implementation of the National Youth Development Strategy in Australia
The Forum for Youth Investment A nonprofit, nonpartisan organization dedicated to helping communities and the nation make sure all young people are ready by 21 - ready for work, college and life. The Forum provides youth and adult leaders with the information, technical assistance, training, network support and partnership opportunities needed to increase the quality and quantity of youth investment and youth involvement Academy for Educational Development AED works with youth around the globe to give them the skills and confidence they need to meet the challenges and opportunities of our changing world
Positive Youth Development Program Report of a research study on the school based PYD program Targeting Life Skills Model Incorporating Developmentally Appropriate Learning Opportunities to Assess Impact of Life Skill Development
Youth Service America A resource center that partners with thousands of organizations committed to increasing the quality and quantity of volunteer opportunities for young people in America, ages 5-25, to serve locally, nationally, and globally  

Reclaiming Youth At Risk: Our Hope For The Future by Larry Brendtro, Martin Brokenleg and Steve Van Bockern


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