Month: April 2020

Youth Finding Purpose in Quarantine

Youth Finding Purpose in Quarantine

Hi! I’m Alison, YVC volunteer and member of YVC's International Youth Advisory Board, and I want to take the time to talk about what we as youth can do during this quarantine for our communities. Let’s start with one of the easiest to do. Check up on your elderly...

The Struggle: Missing Motivation

The Struggle: Missing Motivation

​Have you sat there, leaned back on your desk chair just counting away at the bumps on your ceiling? Why are you doing that? You have things that you need to finish. Believe me, this is a question I have asked myself way too many times. I remember back in my junior...

Celebrating Gold Level YVC Affiliates

Celebrating Gold Level YVC Affiliates

As a youth development organization focused on team-based service opportunities for youth ages 11-18, Youth Volunteer Corps (YVC) provides youth with critical job and leadership skills. Additionally, participants are exposed to a variety of careers and community...