Tag Archives: International Youth Day

August 12 is International Youth Day

Guest post by Karissa Tom This year’s International Youth Day highlights youth migration as a leading issue concerning the world’s largest population in history. According to a recent UN report, young people account for between 36% and 57% of international … Continue reading

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Story of the Week: Youth’s Tzedakah donation helps spark change!

It was a cold breezy Thursday morning at Brandeis Hillel Day School where Shayna Dollinger donated $615 to Asante Africa Foundation for her Tzedakah philanthropic project. “Tzedakah” is the Hebrew word for righteousness and it’s a closely held Jewish value. … Continue reading

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Partnering to Build a Better World on International Youth Day

Sunday, August 12 is International Youth Day. Originally presented by the World Conference of Ministers Responsible for Youth, and supported by The United Nations General Assembly, the aim of this global event is to remind governments and communities to partner … Continue reading

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How will you celebrate International Youth Day on August 12?

The theme for this year’s International Youth Day is Building a Better World: Partnering with Youth. Find out what Asante Africa Foundation and other great organizations are doing to partner with and for youth. International Youth Day 2012 Map of … Continue reading

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