Blue Ribbon Youth Leadership Institute seeks to provide youth with leadership skills necessary to become servant leaders in their communities, to make meaningful contributions to their communities and to empower them to be advocates for change.
Boys and Girls Club of Eastern Piedmont provides summer sessions and after school sessions which focus on the entire aspect of a young person’s life. We have Power Hour for academic/educational assistance; Smart Choices which addresses all the many choices a youth has to make and gives them the information and understanding of making positive choices;
Campus Y is a medium for service, activism, and social justice work where UNC students can engage their community internationally, locally, and right on campus. The organization houses several youth-serving committees, including Big Buddy, Carolina Kickoff, Catalyst Conference, Helping Youth by Providing Enrichment (HYPE), and Linking Immigrants to New Communities (LINC).
School Social Workers/Family Specialists play a crucial role in the CHCCS district by removing barriers to children’s academic, social and emotional success through our work with students, families, school faculty/staff, and community support agencies.
DSI Comedy Theater boasts a local company of 100 active performers in Chapel Hill, NC and a national network of comedians. A dedicated member of its community, DSI supports the greater Triangle region with fundraisers, outreach, and educational opportunities for all ages and abilities.
El Centro Hispano is a resource center dedicated to strengthening the Latino community and improving the quality of life of Latino residents in the Durham, Chapel Hill, and Carrboro communities. In Carrboro El Centro Hispano (El Centro) works to strengthen the Latino community by engaging in youth development.
Extraordinary Ventures is a non-profit that employs adults 15 and up with mental disabilities. Extraordinary Ventures has several business models that employ and sustain a litany of mentally handicapped people. Extraordinary Ventures, Inc. is a nonprofit that provides employment and social opportunities to adults with developmental disabilities.
Fusion Youth Radio (at the Marian Cheek Jackson Center for Saving and Making History) is dedicated to furthering equity, inspiring creativity, and promoting dialogue among youth from many different backgrounds by providing them opportunities to tell their stories in their own words.
The mission of Futures for Kids is to connect students to Career Coaches and businesses across North Carolina through our online career exploration program. We equip middle and high school students with the tools necessary to succeed in the 21st Century workplace, while enabling employers to build a steady pipeline of talented, local labor. Serves: All students in North Carolina