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Your experiences — whether good or bad — are treasured because they are yours. In some cases, you earned your stories by overcoming pain and making it through difficult circumstances. This is why you need to protect them. Strategic sharing means determining in advance what information... Read more »
Earlier this summer, individuals, communities and organizations celebrated diversity in our gender and sexual identities during LGBT (Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender) Pride Month. But, have you ever wondered what LGBT and being an “ally” mean? Knowing some key terms and concepts, like... Read more »

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The Young Adult Consultant Program is one of the federal government’s most intense youth engagement efforts. Started in 2015, the program engages young adults who have previously been involved in foster care. 

It’s hard to believe summer is behind us and fall is here! Sometimes it’s tough to find time to search for great job opportunities during the busy fall season. We’re here to help with that search. We’ve developed a series of posts about exciting programs that not only allow you to have a bigger... Read more »

Now is the perfect time to explore your interests. We’re here to tell you about government programs designed to help you discover and learn about new topics while making a difference in the world. 

It's summer time and also job hunting season. To make that search a little bit easier, Youth Engaged 4 Change is compiling several federal opportunities we think are worth checking out this summer and beyond. Be on the lookout for more posts... Read more »

A Virtual Student Foreign Service eInternship with the government offers interns the benefits of interesting and valuable work experience without some of the costs and restrictions of traditional federal internships. Not convinced? Read more to learn why you should apply!

Our team reviewed hundreds of resources on money management skills. In this post, find our top three favorite ways to help get smart about money, featuring free resources that you can use now.

Whether you are looking for basic information on lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) terms and concepts or want to know what it means to be an ally, we’ve gathered several... Read more »

Anyone, regardless of their sexual orientation and/or gender identity, can support lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people. Deepening your understanding of LGBT-related issues, including basic terms and concepts, can help... Read more »

Have you ever wondered what LGBT and being an “ally” mean? Knowing some key terms and concepts, like the difference between “sex,” “gender,” and “sexual orientation,” are ways to be an ally.

As a young person, you may be starting to think about your future—the kinds of things you want to do in life and the steps you can take to achieve these goals. It’s an exciting time, but it can also be scary and challenging to understand your interests, learn about the different paths you can... Read more »


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