IYF Blog - Posts in Leadership

READ ALL POSTS
623
topic

Treat Young People Like Ta'Mya As The Experts They Are

If we want to get anywhere, young people need to be directly involved in informing and creating programming meant to address their needs and challenges. 

IYF's Newest Executive Team Member Brings Boots-on-the-Ground Experience and Grit

Meet our newest executive team member who arrives at a critical and exciting time in IYF's history.  

Trash Talk Won't Create Positive Change in Baltimore—It Will Require Leading by Example

During summer vacation, many of Baltimore City's young residents find employment through Baltimore Summer Skill-Builders (BSSB), a branch of the city's YouthWorks (YW) initiative that couples project-based...

What It Means to Put Girls First So They Can Live Their Rights

"For too long, girls have come last in the hierarchy of who gets attention and whose needs are addressed," says Christen Brandt.