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NEWS

YOUTH POWER! encourages its members and stakeholders to contribute materials for our various outreach initiatives.

  • YP! eNews: The YP! eNews is sent about once a month. It contains relevant information for members and stakeholders. You can sign up for the eNews on the home page or below.
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  • Member Newsletter: This is published once a year. This is by members, for members only.

For more information about YP!’s outreach initiatives and to learn how to contribute material, please email YP! at info@youthpowerny.org.

EVENTS

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For ongoing YP! events, please view our calendar by clicking here.

Statewide Events

Family Empowerment Day

Family Empowerment Day, March 10th 2020 at the Albany Capital Center, 55 Eagle St, Albany NY.

WHEN: March 10, 2020

WHERE: Albany Capital Center

55 Eagle Street, Albany, NY 12207

As a family member or young person, have you wondered:

  • Why is it important to engage politically?
  • Does my story matter?
  • Can I make a difference?
  • How can I influence policymakers?
  • How can I become empowered?
  • How can I empower others?

If so, join us in Albany for Family Empowerment Day and make your voice heard!

  • Network with other families and young people with lived experience.
  • Hear powerful speakers and awardees.
  • Engage with legislators and government officials.
  • Learn about important policy issues and get involved!
  • Discover how you can make a difference in your community!
Last year, hundreds of families, youth and advocates from across the state gathered together in Albany to deliver a crucial message to our state leaders: put children first in this budget. This year, we return to Albany to remind our elected officials that budgets are a moral document and children are our future. Together, we will demand that the state budget reflects that. Put children first.

 

Go to FTNYS.org to find out more information.

 

 

Regional Events

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County Events

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