Marin County

Start the Conversation

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YLI is My Story

Start the Conversation is a youth-made film examining the challenges and opportunities lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and questioning (LGBTQQ) youth in Marin County face when connecting to a faith community. Our team has discussed this topic and gathered voices from different faith leaders and youth who have a strong connection to this topic. We hope … Continued

YLI rolls out the Red Carpet to recognize their youth leaders

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YLI is My Story

On June 1, 2011, the Youth Leadership Institute rolled out the Red Carpet to recognize youth leaders and their adult allies for their exemplary leadership, passion and commitment to creating positive social changes for the Marin County Community.  Thank you all for making the night such a success, we hope you had a great evening! … Continued

Colectiva de Padres “Union y Esperanza” de Loma Verde / Loma Verde “Union and Hope” Parent Collective

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YLI is My Story

Colectiva de Padres “Union y Esperanza” de Loma Verde – is a group of Latino parents who participated in a six-week leadership ‘training. They analyzed the barriers in their lives that affect their children’s education.  They confronted their fears and gained leadership skills (ie. public speaking, critical thinking, goal setting, organizing, and implementation) as a team.

Raza College Day at SFSU – Validating Latino Students

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YLI is My Story

Novato High School students attended RAZA College Day where they were greeted with poetry from the Raza Department. Students engaged in conversation with both AB 540 and 1st  generation University students. They visited a museum exhibit in the Fine Arts Department. In Jack Adams Hall the students were embraced by all the Chicano/Latino Student Organizations … Continued