Saturday, December 23, 2006

DCAYA in the Washington Informer

DCAYA was quoted in the Washington Informer's December 14th edition. Read the article, Every Kid Counts Collaborative Presents its Findings, here.

Friday, December 01, 2006

Youth Leadership Development Opportunity!

Youth Leadership Greater Washington (YLGW) has an outstanding leadership development opportunity for current sophomores and juniors from the District of Columbia, Virginia and Maryland. From January-June of 2007, the program will bring together a diverse group of students on a monthly basis to explore and discuss various issues, including, cultural diversity, government and society, arts and culture and leadership.

Although the program costs over $1000 per student for the six-month program, tuition for students is only $150. YLGW will work with any student who cannot afford the $150 cost.

The deadline to apply to the program is Friday, December 15 at 5:00 p.m. For more information visit the website at: You can also contact Diana Veiga if you have any questions - via phone
(202 777-4496) or via email (

The program meeting dates are below:

Youth Leadership Greater Washington Program Dates
Friday, January 19, 2007
Thursday, February 15, 2007
Monday, March 19, 2007
Friday, April 27, 2007
Thursday, May 10, 2007
Friday, June 1, 2007