Category Archives: Youth Leadership Program

Valley United Way’s Youth Leadership Program to Distribute Grants; Request for Proposal Wanted

Valley United Way’s Youth Leadership Program to Distribute Grants; Request for Proposal Wanted The Valley United Way Youth Leadership Program is in the process of conducting its annual allocations process. This marks the 27th year that the Youth Leaders will … Continue reading

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Youth Leadership Alums in Action

The FIRST Youth Leadership ALUMNI VOLUNTEER project was held on August 13th,when 15 YL alumni students arrived at 7:45 am the Spooner House in Shelton to cook breakfast for the residents. They cooked pancakes, scrambled Eggs, amazing fruit salad with … Continue reading

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Youth Alums Forming Network for Youth Leaders

Youth Leadership grads Throughout the last few weeks, a dedicated group of graduated youth leaders have been working to develop a Youth Leadership alumni network. The official name for this group is NYL – the Network for Youth Leaders. Currently, … Continue reading

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Letter Carriers Food Drive – Thanks

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Youth Leadership Make Annual Grants

Twenty-sixth Year for Grants Since 1990, Valley United Way Youth Leadership members have distributed small, venture grants to community organizations in the Valley area.  These grants are aimed at helping to fund new and/or expanding programs that serve the needs … Continue reading

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2016-2017 Youth Leadership Class Accepting Applications

Valley United Way’s Youth Leadership Program is now accepting applications for the 2016-2017 class! Click here to learn about the program Click here to submit your application.

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Letter Carriers Food Drive – Thank You

Thank you to everyone who participated in Saturday’s Letter Carrier Food Drive – one of the largest and easiest food drives in the entire country. I will certainly be a boost to “Stamp Out Hunger” in the Valley. As the … Continue reading

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Deadline Passes for Youth Leaders Grant Applications

The Valley United Way Youth Leadership Program is in the process of conducting its annual allocations process and has identified areas of need for which it will consider proposals. The group allocates $2,000 to benefit Valley agencies that support and … Continue reading

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Calling All Youth Leaders!

Did you know Valley United Way’s Youth Leadership is turning 25? In celebration of this milestone, we are creating an alumni network. We want to know where you are and what you’re up to! Click here to send us your information!

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Youth Leaders Announce Grants

Our Youth Leaders have returned from their annual Winter Allocation Retreat at Camp Jewell in Colebrook with the announcement of their 2014 grants. The weekend marks the culmination of a year of activity as the Youth Leaders spent the weekend … Continue reading

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