Stories of Impact

S1E1: Exploring Resiliency

February 04, 2021

We’re excited for you to listen to the first episode of the Hear Our Voices podcast as hosts, Lily and …

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Redefining what leadership means

December 15, 2020

Colorado Young Leaders (CYL) has been the most impactful organization in my life. It’s redefined volunteerism and service for me …

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Youth are unstoppable

December 01, 2020

Through CYL, I learned what an incredible impact youth can have when they come together to problem-solve and think creatively. …

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What it means to be a servant leader

November 17, 2020

What it means to be a servant leader. How a CYL alum continued a life of service and found her …

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The biggest step a non-voter can take

November 10, 2020

Political settings have always seemed, to me, like competitive and distrusting places where everyone fights over who has better views …

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What it means to leave a legacy

October 29, 2020

Legacy. The word holds a lot of power and is one of CYL’s core values. For CYLers it empowers young …

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Getting Back to the Important Places

September 23, 2020

Recently, I watched a short documentary about Important Places. It starts, “may you always remember the path that leads back, …

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CYL to receive VF Foundation Grant

August 31, 2020

CYL was awarded a grant on behalf of the VF Foundation to support the Youth Exploring Stewardship (YES) Coalition. We’re …

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