We’Ced Youth Media

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  • Stipend/Gift Card
  • School Credit
  • Community Service/Volunteer Hours
  • Authorship on Publications/Letters to the Editor
  • Transportation Reimbursement
  • Grant/Scholarship

We’Ced Youth Media equips young people with media and storytelling skills to uplift their stories and the stories of their communities and amplifies youth voice through media partnerships and encourages civic engagement through community health reporting.

We’Ced launched in 2011 and produces annual print publications, produces web content on a weekly basis, runs a Facebook and Instagram account with relevant youth content and produces multimedia stories.

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We ‘Ced recruits yearly starting with an orientation. We ‘Ced Youth Media welcomes young people ages 11-21 in Merced. Young people get the opportunity to take part in media advocacy, learn media/leadership skills, and receive stipends for projects.

Latest Stories from We’Ced Youth Media

UC Merced Encampment

We'Ced | July 8, 2024
As protests break out on the campuses of universities across the country in support of Palestine, local organizers and students…

Al Quds Day at UCM

Guy Rosales | May 14, 2024
Al-Quds Day also known as Jerusalem Day is an annual event held since 1979 in support of Palestine and the…

Killer Mike – Reagan Lyrics Analysis

Sebastian Cervantes | April 16, 2024
We’Ced youth reporters practice their media analysis by dissecting the song “Reagan” by political activist, Killer Mike. “The ballot or…

A Gathering

We 'Ced | April 8, 2024
Identity, Mental Health

We’Ced Joins The Merced Christmas Parade

Sebastian Cervantes | March 29, 2024
Community, Identity
We’Ced Youth members joined The Central Valley Pride Center in the 2023 Merced Christmas Parade.