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With Technical Training, Youth Goes From Nothing to Something

Allen, a young man from Antipolo City, Philippines, dropped out of school when he was 16, and his life began to spiral downward. Today, he feels fortunate to be enrolled in welding classes supported by the Wrigley Youth.Empowerment.Success (Y.E.S) program at Sienna College, and his prospects are...

Building Success from Challenging Beginnings

Tannu, a bright and engaging 17-year old participant in the Wrigley Youth.Empowerment.Success (Y.E.S) program at Don Bosco in Chandigarh, India, stands out wherever she is—in a group, in the classroom, or on the athletic field. So it is surprising to learn about the many hardships she and her...

Financial Times Report Says the Time is Now to Engage the World’s Youth

The International Youth Foundation (IYF) is pleased to announce the publication of a four-page supplement in the January 29th edition of the Financial Times that underscores how supporting today’s youth can be part of the solution to the global economic crisis. “As a world