On May 25 youth, community members, activists, friends, and family gathered to celebrate an amazing woman’s birthday, Bridgette Burge. Bridgette who is an advisory board member of the Youth Organizing Institute talked about her love for the program and for Youth Organizing. “I cannot think of a better way to celebrate my birthday than protesting […]

On May 4, high school students gathered for the Youth Organizing Institute Spring Training. ¬†Youth from Orange, Wake, and Durham Counties gathered at the Street Scene Teen Center in Chapel Hill. ¬†Popular education trainings were requested by the youth for this year’s spring training. ¬†Additionally, leaders in NC HEAT helped to facilitate the trainings, along […]