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.

  • Jun 21 Thursday

[United Way] School Year 2018-2019 OST RFPs

  • 5:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The United Way of the National Capital Area released two Requests for Proposals from the Office for the Deputy Mayor in support of School Year 2018-2019 Out of School time programming. Applications for both RFPs are due June 21, 2018, and questions may be directed to Abby Bonder, Director of Grants Administration at United Way…

  • Jun 27 Wednesday

Council Hearing on the Youth Vote Amendment Act

  • 2:00 pm

The Committee on the Judiciary & Public Safety will hold a Public Hearing on the following Legislation: Bill 22-0778, the “Youth Vote Amendment Act of 2018” The Committee invites the public to testify or to submit written testimony. Anyone wishing to testify at the hearing should contact the Committee via email at or at…

  • Jun 28 Thursday

Summer Social

  • 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Join DCAYA staff, board, member organizations, and other youth advocates for a casual summer social. We will be celebrating our wins from this year’s Budget Advocacy Season and taking a collective breath before we jump back into the beginning of our Advocacy Cycle in the Fall.