Danielle with Lela (right) and Khadija (left)
Today commemorates World AIDS Day. Almost 30 years after AIDS erupted into a global epidemic, the fight against HIV/AIDS continues and young volunteers in communities around the world are...
I know at Youth Service America, we talk a lot about how service is a solution to a lot of problems in communities, how it’s an effective teaching tool when connected to intentional educational goals, so I won’t go on about that.
Amanda's college a cappella group "The Poor Richards"
When I started at YSA as the Grants Manager two months ago, service and volunteering were not foreign ideas to me. Growing up as a member of the Girl Scouts (woohoo troop 6320!)
Arielle Dixon is a member of the 2010-2011 YSA Youth Council. She is currently a junior public relations major and psychology minor at Howard University in Washington, DC and also a member of the State Farm Youth Advisory Board.
Samantha Huffman (left) with Sara Wolff at the 2010 National Youth Activation Summit.
We have a guest blog from Samantha Huffman, a leader of the Special Olympics Project UNIFY Youth Activation Committee