In October, the California Endowment held their annual TCE Youth Awards, which celebrate and honor outstanding youth leaders, volunteers, and activists from across the state. “These youths are the leaders of tomorrow. These are the people who are going to be the change agents from 2020 to 2030.” Read more at Access Local TV.Read More 2018 TCE Youth Awards
A space for young girls of color to work on community service projects and leadership skills. Read more at Access Local TVRead More ‘Revive’ With Girls On The Rise Conference 2018
Merced youth Maria Dominguez thought the National Monuments would be the best part about traveling to Washington, D.C. for a Latino leadership conference. Dominguez reflects on how people she met had a far more profound impact on her outlook and perhaps her life. “I learned that there many young people out there fighting for our […]Read More My life-changing experience in D.C.
The ethnicities and genders of the young people who make up Merced’s Youth Council reflect the city’s diverse communities. We’Ced writer Hannah Esqueda reports on how the Youth Council has become more representative of the city, and how that’s affected the lives of those who participate. “It has made me curious. I want to take […]Read More The diverse faces of Merced’s future