Jeremiah McCullan provides testimony at DC Youth Voices hearing

A Snapshot of DC’s Youth Voices Hearing

Confident, poised, passionate and astute are a few of the words I would use to describe the testimonies provided by DC youth at Councilmember David Grosso’s Annual Youth Hearing on Monday evening. Youth advocates and allies look forward to the annual hearing to hear directly from young people about the issues they witness in the…

Amy Dudas Department of Transportation Budget Testimony

Good morning, Chairperson Cheh, councilmembers and committee staff and thank you for the opportunity to provide input as you consider the FY19 budget priorities of the District Department of Transportation (DDOT). My name is Amy Dudas and I am testifying in my capacity as Director of ReEngagment and Workforce Initiatives with the DC Alliance of…

Ramina Davidson providing testimony at DME Performance Oversight hearing

Ramina Davidson Deputy Mayor for Education Performance Oversight Testimony

Good morning, Chairperson Grosso, Councilmembers, and staff. My name is Ramina Davidson, and I am here in my capacity as the Director of Housing Stability & Youth Initiatives at the DC Alliance of Youth Advocates.

Amy Dudas testifying at DME Performance Oversight Hearing

Amy Dudas Deputy Mayor for Education Performance Oversight Testimony

Good morning Chairman Grosso, fellow Councilmembers and committee staff, and thank you for the opportunity to provide testimony on the performance of the Deputy Mayor for Education (DME).

Amy Dudas testifying at DC Council

Testimony from Amy Dudas for the Public Hearing on the Marion S. Barry Summer Youth Employment Program Enhancement Act

Thank you, Chairperson Silverman, for the opportunity to provide input as the Committee on Labor and Workforce Development solicits feedback on the Marion S. Barry Summer Youth Employment Program Enhancement Amendment Act of 2017.

Testimony from Maggie Riden for the Public Oversight Roundtable on Graduation Rate Accountability

Good morning, Chairperson Grosso, Councilmembers, and staff. My name is Maggie Riden, and I am here in my capacity as the President & CEO of the DC Alliance of Youth Advocates and as a Ward 1 resident, to provide feedback and recommendations on the issue of graduation rate accountability.