What an incredible year…
This year over 2000 youth workers and educators from over 500 organizations in 9 countries were trained in PYE’s Creative Community Model. With our partners we touched the lives of over 200,000 youth with transformative programs that empower them to become compassionate and confident leaders.
To learn more about our impact and who we are take a look at this short video that was created at our first ever Global Gathering in July this year, or read our 2013 Progress Report. Here’s a closer look at who we reached:
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|October 2013: Brazilian youth speaks
In September we ran our second youth camp on the beautiful grounds of an Agrifirma farm in Western Bahia, Brazil. On returning home Alesson Santos Oliveira who had attended the camp was asked to write about his experiences. Read what he said.
|July 2013: The PYE Global Gathering
In July 2013, 90 incredible social artists gathered together on Whidbey Island, WA, USA for a week long residential camp. The results were over-whelming.
|June 2013: Unleashing the creative power of young people in rural South Africa
Continuing our work in South Africa, this April PYE Lead Facilitators Nadia Chaney, Justin Silbaugh and Xola Yoyo (founder of Imithayelanga Youth Development) ran a training program for a group of young people who are in the process of becoming community leaders.