1. What is Youth United for Change?
- YUC is an organization dedicated to developing young leaders in Philadelphia and empowering them to improve the quality of their education and their communities to better meet their needs.
- We do this through a process of institution-based, community organizing. Meaning a diverse group of students come together to identify common concerns in their school or community and take collective action to address their concerns.
2. How many Chapters are in YUC?
- 5 (Mastbaum, Edison, Kensington, Olney, City Wide, and a PushOut Youth Chapter)
3. How much does it cost to be in YUC?
4. When and where do we meet?
- After school, at least once a week at the YUC office or at a room set aside in your school.
5. How do we get to the YUC Office?
- YUC will give you tokens to reach the office and go home
6. What do I get out of being in YUC?
- Skills to change things in your school and community
- Travel around the city and sometimes the country talking about what you learned at YUC
- Field trips!!
- Free Snacks & Refreshments