For 28 years, IYF has drawn inspiration from the youth we serve and benefitted from their insight as we’ve worked to connect them with the skills, opportunities, and support they need to thrive.
For two former foster youth who traveled from America’s heartland to Latin America’s third largest city, the trip revealed just how much they share in common with their distant peers.
Two interpreters who joined a cross-border exchange left more deeply affected than either expected.
The stories of BADIR Fellows form part of a much larger narrative of entrepreneurial youth creating positive social impact across the region.
Read one young leader's reflections on entrepreneurship, investing in local businesses, and the power of youth voice.
The articulate, passionate, and fed up young women and men who organized and participated in the D.C. march and the hundreds of other marches across the country illustrate the capacity of young people to affect change, steer solutions, and create the futures they desire and deserve.
Meet IYF's newest board member, a lifelong advocate for gender parity and inclusion.
Around the world, young people are already shaping the future they desire and deserve.
They flew to Madrid, Spain, from 18 countries to learn new skills, build community, and celebrate their social innovations. What IYF’s 2017 Laureate Global Fellows...
This 26-year-old has pioneered a low-cost, scalable solution to urban food waste that’s rapidly catching on.