Help Us Make “Shelter Bags” for Puerto Rico’s Children We need your financial contributions to buy items for the shelter bags (drawstring backpacks, hygiene products, washcloths, light socks, flashlights/batteries, small comfort stuffed animal, art supplies, snacks). Come and join with us to put the bags together on MLK, Jr. Day, January 15th from 9:30-12:30 at the Saratoga Springs Public Library … Read More
Join Amnesty International in advocating for a more inclusive community at the Saratoga Springs High School auditorium on Thursday February 16, 2017 at 6:00 P.M. The panel will feature speakers on LGBTQ rights, Refugee rights and Immigrant rights.
As part of the Saratoga Springs’ Dr. King Celebration Weekend (01/12/18 – 01/15/18), MLK Saratoga is hosting “Seen AND Heard: A Day of Social Justice Awareness for Teens”, Saturday, January 13th, 9 am to 3:30 pm, at Maple Avenue Middle School. Youth2 (www.youthsquared.org) will offer their “Trailblazing Volunteer Training” from 11:45-3:30 pm. Registration begins at 11:45. This training will be … Read More
Student Volunteering – How to get involved in your Community YouthSquared is asked to return to do a presentation at the Middle School in Saratoga Springs- check it out!
Eleven members of the Advisory Board of YouthSquared-Youth Helping Youth will be attending the “Realizing a Culture of Peace ” conference hosted by Mohonk Consultations at the Mohonk Mountain House on Monday, November 7th. We will be looking at two significant questions: How do we build safe and non-violent communities? How do we create an ethically sound and ecologically sustainable … Read More
Sustainable Saratoga’s Urban Forestry Project has scheduled its 3rd annual TREE TOGA planting effort for the morning of Saturday, April 30. Volunteers like you are the key to the success of this annual event. With your help, we can grow a green legacy that will benefit our great city for decades to come. Please volunteer by sending us an email at … Read More
Contact Persons: Hunter Choy- 810-2059, Beverly Lazar- 281-9130 Youth2– Youth Helping Youth and Friends of Music are joining hands for an open mic matinee at Caffe Lena on Sunday, May 3rd, from 1-4 pm. The beautiful and historic coffeehouse provides a great venue for youth to perform musical and “spoken word” performances, songs, instrumental tunes, comedy, poetry and improvisation. The … Read More
Unique Grant Opportunity- “ Challenge to Help Young Women” Saratoga Spring’s based non-profit organization Youth2 – Youth Helping Youth will host a challenge, beginning in February 2015 for youth to create service projects to help young girls. Youth2 will be accepting project grants for the “Challenge to Help Young Women” from youth, up to age 22, in Saratoga County with … Read More
After months of development, design and planning, we are excited to launch the 2014 Humanitarian Games on April 1st. For one month, participants will travel from non-profit to non-profit completing community service requirements. This represents a unique opportunity for youth, their peers, and families to be introduced to area non-profits and the issues they serve to address. Having direct involvement … Read More
Youth2– Youth Helping Youth is hosting a luncheon fundraiser called “Karma Kickoff” on Saturday, September 14, from 11-3 pm at the Harvest and Hearth restaurant on County Rt. 67. Harvest and Hearth’s famous wood fired artisan pizza and salads will be served. Youth2 will give a presentation on its activities in the community. There will be a debut of the … Read More
Youth2– Youth Helping Youth collected $2,191.61 for Injury Prevention and participated in a 5K Walkathon held in Toronto on May 5, 2013. Youth2 walked with a team of doctors, nurses, researchers and community advocates of the Hospital for Sick Children. YouthSquared brought home educational information on injury prevention to distribute to elementary, middle and high schools of Saratoga County. Did … Read More
In an effort to teach young people about the importance and value of local and global community giving, Youth2– Youth Helping Youth will be hosting its third annual Community Giving Fair to be held on Saturday, November 19th, 2011 from 10-3 pm, at the United Methodist Church, 175 Fifth Ave, Saratoga Springs. Walking side by side with your child, the … Read More
YouthSquared – Youth Helping Youth hostied the second annual Youth for Change: Community Giving Fair. This exciting event was held on Saturday, November 20th, 2010 from 10am to 3pm at the United Methodist Church, Fellowship Hall, 175 Fifth Avenue, Saratoga Springs. The next annual “Community Giving Fair” will be held on Saturday, November 19, 2011. For our third annual event … Read More
Youth Squared- Youth Helping Youth- will hold a “Rain or Shine Rummage Sale” to benefit the organization’s grant fund. The Rummage Sale will be held on Saturday, August 13th 2011, from 9am to 3 pm at the Presbyterian New England Congregational Church Fellowship Hall, 24 Circular Street, Saratoga Springs, New York. You can bring a non-perishable food item and pick … Read More
Northeast Parent and Child Society and General Electric honored Youth Squared – Youth Helping Youth as the 2011 Champions for Children- Kids Helping Kids Award winner. The Youth Squared – Youth Helping Youth Fund was honored as “Champions for Children” by Northeast Parent & Child Society Tuesday, May 3, 2011 at 5:30 at the Hilton Garden Inn in Troy, NY … http://www.neparentchild.org
YouthSquared – Youth Helping Youth hostied the second annual Youth for Change: Community Giving Fair. This exciting event was held on Saturday, November 21st, 2009 from 10am to 3pm at the United Methodist Church, Fellowship Hall, 175 Fifth Avenue, Saratoga Springs. For our second annual event we are going to be having a “Youth Community Giving Challenge” where we will … Read More