Surf charity helps at-risk youth build confidence, one wave at a time
Wilmington, N.C.-based Indo Jax Surf Charities provides camp experiences to help at-risk youth around the world build self-esteem and overcome challenges. A series of programs for differently abled youth is being offered this summer in Wrightsville Beach.
Harnessing the Power of Youth for Your Nonprofit
Engaging and involving young people is a great way to energize any nonprofit organization. If you and your board are concerned with sustainability, organizational vitality, and the long-term success of your goals, you should invite young people to join your projects.
Teens Engaged in the Power of Giving
On October 13, more than 150 teens from across North Carolina came together for the seventh annual North Carolina Youth Giving Summit. The teens were competitively selected by community leaders based on their commitment to giving back to the community.
Cumberland United Way awards $300,000
United Way of Cumberland County has awarded a total of $300,000 in grants to 28 programs from its Youth Growth Stock Trust.
Young ‘social citizens’ profiled
Though labeled ‘the quiet generation,’ people ages 15 to 29 engage in social activism and reach unprecedented audiences through digital technology, a new report says.