Youth United Way offers high school students a unique leadership experience that emphasizes the value of service, philanthropy, and the nonprofit sector. By participating in this program, students gain the knowledge and skills necessary to make a direct impact on Colorado communities through grant making.
Open to all high school age students, Youth United Way provides education on non- profits, community service, fundraising, and collaboration with community leaders.
It encourages young individuals to become active and regular volunteers in organizations that address issues they are passionate about. Additionally, it urges individuals to continue supporting the organizations they are involved in, helping to develop policies and programs that create more volunteer opportunities for young people.