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Greetings from Crystal!

Hello, YAC friends! My name is Crystal, and I am the new AmeriCorps Programs Liaison for Youth Action Coalition this year! I may seem familiar to some of you, and that is because I have been an intern for YAC … Continue reading

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A message from Stacey

Stand with us on the LAST DAY of our Indiegogo Moving Forward Campaign As my tenure with Youth Action Coalition draws to a close, I wanted to reach out one last time to invite you to support YAC during of … Continue reading

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A Message from Allison

Dearest YAC community, I write to you with a heart full of inspiration, hope, and fulfillment. I am sad to announce that my term as an AmeriCorps member with YAC has come to an end. In these past two years … Continue reading

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Help us raise $30,000 by June 30th to keep our doors open for youth!

Youth Action Coalition is running an Indiegogo Campaign to raise the funds we need to continue our vital Arts-for-Change programs. We need your help. The funding climate has dramatically changed. This year we were hit hard with decreases in state and federal … Continue reading

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Spring Into Action! End-Year Events

This program year is sadly, but strongly coming to an end. Join us as we celebrate this year with a final exhibit, “Spring Into Action” at the Pelham Library from May 13-24. The opening reception will take place on Saturday, … Continue reading

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Lights, Camera, Youth Action! A wonderful Sunday afternoon..

On Sunday, March 23, over 200 people gathered in the UMass Student Union Ballroom to celebrate and support Youth Action Coalition. YAC youth led the way with meaningful presentations and artwork exhibited around the room. Through the silent auction, photo … Continue reading

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SAVE THE DATE: 3/23/14

Our 7th Annual Fundraising Celebration.. Lights, Camera, Youth Action! Sunday, March 23, 3-5pm Student Union Ballroom UMass Amherst “It is a pleasure of mine to gather a variety of artistic people at an event supporting youth and social justice empowerment. … Continue reading

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YAC Unity Open Mic was a magical evening!

On Friday, January 31 we had our YAC Unity Open Mic in Amherst and celebrated creativity, community and talent! With over 40 people in attendance we moved through the evening with poetry, prose, and song. Thanks to all who came … Continue reading

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“In Our Time” Winter Exhibit Dec. 19 – Jan. 6

Come out to Workshop 13 in Ware, MA to see our Winter exhibit, In Our Time! Workshop 13 13 Church St. Ware, MA workshop13.org, 413.949.6937   Work by our 4 Arts-for-Change programs: GirlsEyeView in Amherst & Ware, Video Vanguards, and … Continue reading

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Mark Your Calendars! Valley Gives Day is December 12, 2013!

On 12.12.13, our community will come together for Valley Gives, and we need YOU to join us. Valley Gives is the Pioneer Valley’s second annual regional giving day, where supporters will go online and make donations to support hundreds of … Continue reading

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