Youth Engaged in Service Website
Volunteering in the United States is at an all-time high and many of these volunteers are young people. The President's Council on Service and Civic Participation emphasizes that by enlisting youth from a range of backgrounds service, grassroots faith- and community-based organizations can expand the meaningful youth development and service opportunities available to young people. Whether you are starting a new program or want to add to what you already do, this toolkit can help you introduce youth from all walks of life to the personal growth and empowerment that comes from serving others.
The 5 Promises
The 5 Promises represent conditions children need to achieve adult success. The collective work of the Alliance involves keeping these promises to America’s youth. This article relates to the promises highlighted below: