IYF Blog - Posts by Patricia Davila


Making Meaningful Progress in DEI Won't Happen Without Purposeful Investment

Recently, IYF's DEI Council released Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion at IYF: 2021 Progress Report. According to Patricia Davila, DEI Council Chair, "Establishing metrics against which to measure our...

IYF and Rodan + Fields Team Up to Expand the ‘Do Good’ Model to Puerto Rico

In 2018, Rodan + Fields and IYF teamed up to launch Do Good Nashville, a three-year initiative that would equip vulnerable Nashville youth with the skills, support, and...

Meet the Young People Changing Their Puerto Rico Town, One Mosquito Net at a Time

Developing initiatives with youth rather than for them is more likely to have a greater impact in implementation.

Work Readiness Skills & Gender Equality in the Dominican Republic

Sofia was worried about the students in her furniture design, construction, and assembly course. Read why she is more confident about their futures now.