Month: February 2021

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...

Not Being The Protagonist

Not Being The Protagonist

In history class, we often hear about the giants of movements or the greatest of the greats. The people whose names are recognizable instantly, those who left huge footprints to fill in terms of changing the world. Even if we don’t think of them the same way, we also...

How I Speak Up

How I Speak Up

This past summer, even amidst the pandemic, I encountered a life-changing experience through a YVC project called “Community Conversations for Change (CCC).” This could not have come at a better time as our country was crying out, yearning for peace and justice for...