Here are the latest updates of some of the Foundation’s programs at work:
Youth for Global Change Program
In 2007, the Young Presidents Organization committed to providing $1,000,000 to Free The Children to increase the number of Youth in Action clubs by 1,000 within a 12-month period.
Youth in Action groups are the cornerstone of Free the Children's activities, focus, and programs. Youth in Action members across the world work together to fundraise, to learn through taking action and to build awareness of child labor issues.
The objectives of this commitment are as follows: to increase the number of new active clubs by 1,000; to increase the total amount fundraised by youth in the new clubs by $4,000; and to increase the number of club members.
(Editor’s Note: October 23–29, 2016 is National Historically Black Colleges & Universities Week, which celebrates the …