Youth Voice: What it is and Why it Matters

Wednesday, October 2, 2019 -
3:00pm to 5:00pm EDT
Philanthropy New York, 320 East 43rd Street, NY, NY 10017
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Join the NYC Youth Funders for a session that will offer a framework and overview of different types of "youth voice" programs and methods. 

Panelists will share how participating in authentic youth engagement, advocacy and organizing builds social-emotional competencies that set students individually on a path to success. You will come away udnerstanding the importance of youth voice in informing programs, services and policies on a systemic level.

  • Three highly effective models here in New York
  • Both the core program elements and the potential impact on young people's lives and futures
  • A framing of "youth voice": definitions and key differences in various models and approaches, an overview of the types of outcomes associated with each
  • The impact of the featured organizations' work on individual participants and outside of the organization



Danielle Pulliam, Program Officer, The Pinkerton Foundation

Framework of Youth Voice:

Kim Sabo-Flores Ph.D, Co-Founder and CEO, Algorhythm


Designed for

All interested funders.


2:45 - 3:00 PM  Check-in
3:00 - 5:00 PM  Program

Registration is required by October 1st

Members: To register yourself and/or a colleague at your organization, please log in and click the Register Now link above.

Guests of NYC Youth Funders: Please email with your name, title, organizational affiliation, business mailing address, and phone number. Please indicate by which organizer you were invited. (no fee)

Non-Member Funders: Please email ($150 fee)

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