Archive: Year: 2012


NewsFlash: Volume 1, Issue 2

Published on December 6, 2012 11:51 am | Written by

December 2012 Youthprise publishes a News Flash newsletter on a quarterly basis to update our community on news that impacts the work that is done here at Youthprise. Take a...

Guest Blog Post from In Progress

Published on November 20, 2012 11:51 am | Written by

We anticipated Youthprise’s first round of grant making in May 2012 would help us build connections with a broad range of organizations – allowing us to learn from each...

Get out and Vote!

Published on October 25, 2012 1:42 pm | Written by

When I hear the pundits say how important the youth vote is ‘in this year’s election’ I chuckle and wonder what my parents must think – when the youth...

Turning the Lights On Afterschool

Published on October 9, 2012 1:48 pm | Written by

October 18th marks the 12th annual Lights On Afterschool project of the Afterschool Alliance. To celebrate the importance of afterschool programs Lights On Afterschool rallies will take place across...

Mobilize the Power of Youth Video Contest

Published on September 18, 2012 3:04 pm | Written by

Youthprise is partnering with GiveMN to sponsor the Mobilize The Power of Youth Video Contest.  Create a video detailing how your organization enlivens, empowers, and engages young people.  The contest...

Music to our ears

Published on September 11, 2012 3:31 pm | Written by

Afterschool programs are worth their weight in gold. Research tells us this, and now, so do our own eyes and ears. “Hot Cheetos and Takis” is a video-gone-viral starring...

Youthprise Appoints Nine New Board Members

Published on August 2, 2012 11:20 am | Written by

Youthprise is pleased to announce the election of nine new board members who represent the organization’s commitment to youth/adult partnership in creating innovative solutions to address the opportunity gap,...