Online Community Launches on International Students’ Day to Support Youth Changemakers

We are calling all young people to join us online and on the road as we work to unite student leaders and activists across the U.S. through Youth United for Action.

Press Release
November 17, 2018

Annually on November 17, student rights groups from around the world celebrate International Students’ Day to recognize the power of student communities. As young people we know that our various backgrounds and diverse experiences unite us for a stronger global future.

The day encourages students to connect across country borders and collaborate purposefully with fellow student leaders. To facilitate and aggregate these connections, Student Voice is excited to announce the launch of the new online community, Youth United for Action (YU4A).

Youth United for Action (YU4A) is a space for students to share opportunities and stories of triumphs and struggles. It’s where students become involved in activism, connect with fellow changemakers, and create a community of support for the issues young people are passionate about improving.

We are calling all young people to join us online and on the road as we work to unite student leaders and activists across the U.S. through Youth United for Action. Together we can create a network of thousands of students, united with the common goal of improving local communities and schools.

Check out YU4A and join the group at https://www.facebook.com/groups/youthunitedforaction/



About Student Voice

Student Voice is a by-students, for-students 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that works in all 50 states to equip students as storytellers, organizers and institutional partners who advocate for student-driven solutions to educational inequity. Through direct civic action, Student Voice helps students hold their schools and surrounding communities accountable to the Student Bill of Rights and prepares them to become lifelong agents of social and political change. For more information about Student Voice, visit our website at StuVoice.org and follow @Stu_Voice and #StuVoice on social media.

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