We’Ced Youth Media

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 distributed by The Merced Sun Star, produces web content on a weekly basis, runs a Twitter, Facebook and Instagram account with relevant youth content and produces multimedia content.

Latest Stories from We’Ced Youth Media

Local clothing and design shop hosts art show at Merced Mall

Jen Ramos | August 29, 2019
Community, Multimedia, Video
Over the past weekend, Strangers Stop-N-Shop held their annual art show, but this time at the Merced Mall instead of…

We Are Here: Women of the Central Valley Invites Community to Have Conversation With Local Businesswoman

Jen Ramos | July 31, 2019
Community
Building Healthy Communities Merced holds follow up event to their March We Are Here Women’s Symposium

Merced Communities Rallies in Support for Undocumented Immigrants and Migrants

Jen Ramos | July 2, 2019
Community, Immigration, Multimedia, Video
Following reports of ICE raids across the United States, members of communities across Merced County demonstrated their support for undocumented…

Parent Leadership Training Institute Starts Weeklong Training in Merced

Jen Ramos | June 26, 2019
Community
The National Parent Leadership Institute brought the Parent Leadership Training Institute (PLTI) weeklong training to Merced on Jun. 23, 2019.

Students feel misled by school board about graduation cap decorations

Jen Ramos | May 30, 2019
Community, Education, Identity, Merced, Politics, Safety, School, Uncategorized
  Students from multiple Merced Union High School District (MUHSD) schools gathered at Merced High School on May 8 to…

My weekend at a Queer and Trans Youth Summit

Chase Bertotto | May 10, 2019
Community, Education, Entertainment, Health, Identity, LGBTQ, Mental Health, Merced, Poetry, Safety, spoke word, Stories
The Queer & Trans Youth Leadership Summit (QT Summit) is a 3-day youth leadership development opportunity for LGBTQIA+ youth ages…