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August 2017

Daniel-Joseph Cyan
Communications Intern

Our summer intern interviews leaders of the Youth Voice Award-winning "No Eye Candy" project, supported by YWCA Brooklyn, to discuss their project.

Daniel-Joseph Cyan
Communications Intern

I had the pleasure of sitting down with Samora Coles, founder and Executive Director of The Alex House Project, to talk about her experience with creating her nonprofit for young mothers and fathers, as well as what it's like to be a member of our Incubator Project.

Watch our interview:

Today, we are thrilled to announce our new Reproductive Justice Activists (RJA) program along with the opening of the online application for the inaugural cohort. 

Daniel-Joseph Cyan
Communications Intern

Youth Advocacy Corps, a member of the Foundation's Incubator Project, is hosting a youth health summit on Wednesday, August 9th in partnership with Arthur Ashe Institute, BACDYS, Good Sheperd Services, and Protecting the East. I spoke to Janel and Het, the summit's Executive Coordinators about organizing the event and what they're most excited for.