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Youth Vote San Mateo County

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Young people have powerful insights on what is going on in their communities — and they are fearless in defying the status quo to push for change. However, they often miss out on a key opportunity to make their voices heard: voting. In Daly City, for example, only 14% of youth turned out at the June elections.

Documentary Made By YLI Marin Youth Leaders Hits the Airways!

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The YLI Marin Team is pleased to share that a documentary that was produced and promoted by the Marin County Youth Commission’s Education Equity Advisory Committee is about to be aired on public television. Last year, the 2014-2015 Education Equity Advisory Committee created a documentary focused on disparities in public school education here in Marin. The … Continued

Beyond the Surface “Educational Inequity in Marin” youth-led documentary released

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[cmsms_row][cmsms_column data_width=”1/1″][cmsms_text] Beyond the Surface is a youth-created documentary highlighting educational inequities in Marin County’s school system and discussing what actions need to be taken to ensure a future where every student has access to the same high quality of education. This film is produced by Marin County Youth Commission’s 14-15 Educational Advisory Committee. It … Continued

Start the Conversation

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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

Betting On Our Future

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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