Service Learning and Social Justice

Youth Service Americawww.ysa.org

The organization focused on Youth Service in the United States.  From service learning templates, to an unbelievable collection of grants, to ideas for projects, YSA makes action accessible.

United We Serve/Serve.Govwww.serve.gov

From the www.serve.gov website: “United We Serve is a nationwide service initiative that helps meet growing social needs resulting from the economic downturn. With the knowledge that ordinary people can achieve extraordinary things when given the proper tools, President Obama is asking us to come together to help lay a new foundation for growth. This initiative aims to both expand the impact of existing organizations by engaging new volunteers in their work and encourage volunteers to develop their own “do-it-yourself” projects.”

National Service-Learning Conference – 2017 information to be shared

A program of the National Youth Leadership Council – www.nylc.org . Your organization may qualify to be an affiliate. My understanding is that there’s a commitment to publicize, but no financial commitment.

Anti-Human Trafficking Organizations and Resources:

ECPAT USA – www.ecpatusa.org – For more than two decades ECPAT-USA has been at the forefront of the fight to end the commercial sexual exploitation of children.

ATZUM Task Force on Human Trafficking – www.atzum.org – In 2003, ATZUM joined forces with Kabiri-Nevo-Keidar (www.knklaw.com) and established the Task Force on Human Trafficking (TFHT) to help Israel put an end to human trafficking within its borders.  The TFHT works tirelessly to engage and educate the public and government agencies to confront and eradicate modern slavery in Israel, and lobbies for reform in the areas of prevention, border closure, protection of escaped women, and prosecution of traffickers and pimps.

More coming soon.

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