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.

Interested in joining?

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

Young Revolutionary Front 3rd Annual Skate Competition & Mural Reveal

Xeffrei Champion | September 7, 2023
On Sept. 1st, 2023, Young Revolutionary Front (YRF) held their 3rd Annual Skate Competition and Mural Reveal event at McNamara…

Painting Silent Pictures – Issue 11

We 'Ced | August 17, 2023
Print Edition
 Painting Silent Pictures – Issue 11  

Book Review by Sebastian Cervantes of “Queer History of the United States” by Michael Bronski

We 'Ced | July 10, 2023
I had a fun time reading this book and learning the history that was not really shown in other forms…

Book Review of Molly Knox Ostertag’s “The Girl From the Sea” by Mido Vince

We 'Ced | July 7, 2023
Community, Family, Identity
Humorously relatable, Molly Knox Ostertag’s The Girl From the Sea tells a coming-of-age story about Morgan, a teenage girl discovering…


We 'Ced | July 7, 2023
Community, Mental Health
She’s dying, you can feel it. The air from her lungs is weak and heavy, humid from the death lingering…

There Is No Shame In Being Trans

We 'Ced | June 1, 2023
Community, Health, Identity, Mental Health
There Is No Shame In Being Trans Click the link above to view the illustration. “Not all trans bodies have…