Page 2 of 2 Previous

Continued: At-risk youth providers rally at first-ever fest

  • Article by: SHANNON PRATHER , Star Tribune
  • Last update: September 3, 2013 - 2:51 PM

“There is definitely a huge need for older kids,” said Will Lehman, YMCA community development director. “There’s an extreme need, and we aren’t equipped to serve the entire population.”

Raising the profile of youth intervention programs and creating networking opportunities will help, he said.

“All too often, everyone is doing more with less. You can become very involved with day-to-day work,” said Casey Schleisman, YMCA community program director. “It’s nice to get a broader understanding of what your community is doing as whole.”

 

Shannon Prather • 612-673-4804

  • get related content delivered to your inbox

  • manage my email subscriptions

ADVERTISEMENT

Connect with twitterConnect with facebookConnect with Google+Connect with PinterestConnect with PinterestConnect with RssfeedConnect with email newsletters

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

 
Close