Category: News

Engaging Youth In Violence Prevention

Published on March 22, 2013 8:06 am | Written by

Originally published in the Twin Cities Daily Planet, you can see the article here. As we participate in Minneapolis Youth Prevention Week (March 18th-22nd), we should acknowledge that there’s...

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...

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,...

Youthprise Board Approves $2.1 million in grants

Published on May 24, 2012 7:10 am | Written by

For Immediate Release Contact:    Karen Kingsley, Youthprise 612-564-4858 ext 5 Youthprise awards $2.1 million in grants to organizations serving youth in high-quality learning opportunities beyond the classroom Grantees...

Join the Movement for Expanded Learning and Afterschool

Published on March 22, 2012 11:35 am | Written by

When you see a young person skip to their drama class after school to explore Shakepeare in-depth, you know that expanded learning opportunities–learning beyond the classroom–make a difference.  And...

Bringing the Youthprise Mission to Life

Published on December 16, 2011 11:36 am | Written by

After a year of planning, Youthprise is ready to launch. Over the coming years, we will partner with committed stakeholders in the Twin Cities and throughout Minnesota—young people, families,...