Connect and collaborate with others who care about our youth, here in the District. In addition to DCAYA events, we share happenings that may be of interest to others in our Youth Advocacy family, from events with DCAYA member organization to networking and professional development opportunities. We may also highlight general opportunities to support DC youth as well as events within the larger network of organizations that provide services to them.

  • Nov 13 Wednesday

Advocacy All Call: Keep The Lights on Afterschool

  • 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Join DCAYA’s team and member organizations to get an update on what we’re hearing may be in store for FY21 OST funding. Your participation will get you “in the know”, help define the strategies we can take to ensure robust funding, and identify some specific next steps. We’ve made huge gains in the last two…

  • Nov 22 Friday

Making The Most Of Membership

  • 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

We’re doing some deep thinking and strategic planning. And we need your insights and expertise. Join DCAYA staff, board, and other youth serving organizations to give your feedback and ideas about membership. What do you value about membership? What isn’t that important? How can we leverage membership to tackle bigger and bolder campaigns? If you’ve…