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Volunteer & Community Work

Cool Activism
Provides links to sites that tell you more about getting involved in the world.

Habitat For Humanity
An organization that brings families and communities in need together with volunteers and reosurces to build "decent" affordable housing.

A global clearinghouse of nonprofit and volunteering resources

Impact Online
Impact Online is a non-profit organization dedicated to helping people get involved in their community. This site offers great ways to find the volunteer work that is right for you including Volunteer Match, a free volunteer matching service.

Servenet: The World of Service and Volunteering
This site is home of Youth Service of America and includes daily service news, web resources and volunteer opportunity postings that are searchable by zip code. 

Tutor 2000
Find out how you can become a tutor for other teens.

Youth in Action Network
A huge webguide of volunteer options.  Fast, fun and easy to use!

Youth Leadership Programs

Northwest Youth Leadership Conference Foundation
Youth leadership development program promoting good citizenship and furthering patriotic education.

Congressional Youth Leadership Council
CYLC sponsors the National Young Leaders Conference (NYLC) and the Washington Journalism Conference (WJC).

National Council on Youth Leadership
NCYL is dedicated to teh recognition and encouragement of young men and women.

Youth Leadership
Non-denominational organization providing education and training in ministry for adults and churches.

Youth Unlimited
Resources for Christian youth ministry. Youth conventions, leadership training, service projects, support for volunteer and professional youth leaders.

Youth Leadership Camps Canada
YLCC is dedicated to the growth and development of Canadian Student Leaders.

Youth Performance Company
This organization is dedicated to empowerment of youth in the community, the development of leadership/responsibility, and the excellence in theatre performance.

Darrell Green Youth Life Foundation
This organization serves inner-city youth through social services, civic and moral leadership. Founded by Darrell Green of the Washington Redskins. 

Team Leadership Center, Inc.
This organization offers ropes courses, corporate programs, outdoor education/course work and youth programs. Located in Sturgeon Bay, WI in rural Door County.

Youth to Youth International
This organization offers teen leadership programs and drug abuse prevention programs with groups all around the world.

World Youth Service & Enterprise
WYSE offers leadership training to 18-30 year olds from different countries, who have vision, awareness and are inspired to work towards a peaceful world.

Youth Net
This site has ministry leadership resources for youth pastors and leaders.

Stop The Hate
Youth leadership development in civil rights, law enforcement, hate crimes reporting, victim recovery, violence prevention, prejudice reduction and programs for at risk populations.

Legacy International
This organization develops strategies for organizations to effectively address local needs. Projects include the Global Youth Village, leadership development programs and business internships in Russia.

This organization promotes youth leadership and action for global justice. 

Leader Resources
This organization publishes and hosts workshops and provides consultant services for clergy leadership development and youth education.

YMCA Earth Service Corps.
This is a partnership between students, adult volunteers and staff. The four main components of the curriculum are environmental education, leadership development, action projects and cross-cultural awareness.

Hugh O'Brian Youth Leadership

Congressional Youth Leadership Council

Chicano Latino Youth Leadership Project

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