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Betting On Our Future

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YLI is My Story

YLI San Mateo County has teamed up with the youth from the North County Youth Collective of the Daly City Recreation Department Teen Services Unit for the BOOF campaign, other wise known as Betting On Our Future.  BOOF is an awareness campaign to expose the issue‘s of youth problem gambling that includes an opportunity for you to … Continued

YO! Mateo collects over 200 surveys for a Smoke Free Hollywood

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YLI is My Story

[cmsms_row][cmsms_column data_width=”1/1″][cmsms_text] On Friday March 4, 2011 the YLI San Mateo County YO! Mateo youth leadership coalition reached their goal of collecting over 200 public surveys for the Smoke-Free Hollywood campaign in San Bruno and Burlingame, CA. YO! Mateo is part of an international movement to ban smoking in movies rated G, PG, and PG-13.  … Continued

Youth to Youth: Driving the Change Campaign

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YLI is My Story

Kerman High Friday Night Live youth explain their progress with the Youth to Youth: Driving the Change Campaign. On January 12, 2011 we had our first Youth to Youth Driving the Change Campaign meeting. We decided to create a PSA to advocate for safer driving practices with the Allstate Foundation funding we had received. During … Continued

Latino Market Healthy Update

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Campaign Victories

Six months after the store makeover Latino Market is still making healthy changes!   Latino Market is now WIC certified! All shelves are well stocked with a variety of food items. Many products available for the first time in Latino Market. In addition to the fresh produce, healthy food items include, whole grain breads and … Continued