Youth Leadership

Connecting to Community

February 19, 2020

Leaving Colorado and moving to Virginia for college brought a lot of changes. One of them was that I all …

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The Legacy of a Leader

October 28, 2019

“Embrace your own form of leadership while pushing your comfort zone in different aspects of your community.” These guiding words …

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The Humble Attitude of a Leader

August 29, 2018

I climbed out of my hammock and took in a big whiff of chill morning air, tainted by the smell …

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A Day of Peacebuilding and Community Impact

July 31, 2018

At the garden, we all converge, Paths cross and then Diverge Eyes misty, I soon learn I wasn’t the only …

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Reflections from Pine Ridge – A Life Changing Journey

July 03, 2018

The Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in South Dakota, one of the poorest areas in the United States, is home to …

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Maddy’s Story – 3 Years Out

June 04, 2018

Never does one think that three years later one organization will still have such a huge impact on their life. …

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Global Youth Service Day and Colorado Young Leaders: Youth-led solutions to real world problems

April 30, 2018

Considering what we have all seen repeatedly in the national media and in our own Colorado backyard, young people in …

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Where Service Meets Adventure: Our “Climb” to an Ideal CYL Trip

April 20, 2018

Imagine yourself, back in your high school years, some of your friends may be spending their spring break sleeping for …

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