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News Archives

Two young women celebrating their quincea├▒eras.

Right on the Money: Volunteer Fundraisers Drive Donations to Youth-Serving Agencies

November 29, 2010

Volunteer-led drives increase an organization’s network of donors while pulling in more resources than most individuals could raise on their own.

Photograph of three young people talking next to a chain-link fence.

Making Homeless Youth Count

November 19, 2010

A new tool provides step-by-step suggestions for including youth in point-in-time homeless counts.

A young Native American woman.

Targeting Tribal Teens for HIV Prevention

November 16, 2010

New resources reaching Tribal youth with culturally appropriate HIV prevention materials.

Photograph of a diverse group of cheerful young people.

Ask NCHYF: Help for Someone Who Wants to Start a Youth Shelter

November 14, 2010

NCHYF responds to the question: "What resources are there for people who'd like to start a youth shelter in their community?"

Image of a dream catcher from the Cherokee Youth Counci video

Native Youth Harness the Power of Video to Address Teen Pregnancy

November 11, 2010

Tribal youth use media to tackle teen pregnancy.

Ben Nighthorse Campbell, Senator of Colorado, 1993-2005

November is Native American Heritage Month

November 1, 2010

This month, celebrate Native culture. FYSB and NCHYF recommends a number of ways to observe Native American Heritage Month.