Author Archives for Youthprise


Announcing our Podcaster-in-Residence!

Published on December 11, 2017 6:17 pm | Written by

  Youthprise is opening a call for a brand-new initiative that capitalizes on the power of youth storytellers in digital media: our 2018 Podcaster-in-Residence. We are looking for passionate...

Preparing the Next Generation

Published on August 14, 2017 6:44 pm | Written by

Creating access to economic opportunities for young people is a key part of ensuring the long-term success of youth and communities in Minnesota. Beyond providing youth with engaging and...

Community Ambassadors Initiative: A Portrait Project

Published on January 12, 2017 9:01 pm | Written by

The Community Ambassadors Initiative was made to help young people, particularly youth of color, to stay out of the criminal justice system and develop better relationships between police officers...

2015 Annual Report

Published on August 23, 2016 7:16 pm | Written by

In 2015, Youthprise implemented a racial equity plan to develop solutions to address disparities that impact success for young people in Minnesota. Learn how Youthprise is integrating racial equity...

Victory for Equity at the Legislature

Published on July 18, 2016 7:53 pm | Written by

The 2016 session of the Minnesota Legislature was fast and furious – and ultimately productive for our state. A big focus of the session was equity – how the...

YPAR Network Kick-off with Kai M. Green!

Published on October 6, 2015 3:11 pm | Written by

Youthprise’s Action Research Team (ART) is collaborating with youth on the ground, caught in the intersections of various inequalities, strategizing to build creative and innovative solutions to the problems...

We IMPACT! Innovate to Elevate

Published on October 5, 2015 3:25 pm | Written by

Youthprise is pleased to be partnering with We IMPACT!, on the INNOVATE TO ELEVATE Forum in late October. We Impact is also a programming partner for the 2015 Youthprise...