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2013 Global Youth Service Day

2013 Global Youth Service Day – April 26 -28

ServeNebraska is proud to be a Global Youth Service Day Lead Agency and excited to support Nebraska organizations, schools, and other not-for-profit community groups in developing and implementing service learning projects engaging Nebraska youth in service to their communities.

Read About Each of the 2013 Nebraska Global Youth Service Day Projects pdf

The following youth-guided initiatives utilizing service learning address an identified community need. Each initiative engaged youth in a period between the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service (January 21, 2013) and Global Youth Service Day (April 26-28, 2013.)

State Farm Grants of $1,500
Grants of up to $1,500 each for youth-led service learning projects focusing in the areas of Auto Safety, Home Safety, Financial Literacy and/or Education.

  • Freeman Future Farmers of America (FFA)
  • Southeast Nebraska Community Action (SENCA)

Youth Service Grants
Grants of up to $400 for youth-led service learning projects focusing efforts on a community need

  • Blue Valley Community Action
  • Creighton University Talent Search Program
  • United Methodist Ministries
  • YWCA Adams County

Additional information on Global Youth Service Day can be found at http://gysd.org/.

For More Information Contact:
Cathleen Plager
Executive Director
402-471-6226
cathleen.plager@nebraska.gov

This opportunity is coordinated by the ServeNebraska InterCorps Council and supported by State Farm and Youth Service America.

Nebraska InterCorps CouncilState FarmYouth Service America