Youth As Resources

Quick Facts



Youth As Resources (YAR) is a youth-led grantmaking, community organizing and leadership development organization.  We provide the funding (grants), training and support our peers need to develop projects that address our critical issues and make positive change in the community.


Youth As Resources values:

-Youth power and decision making
-Including all communities of color
-Self-empowerment/community control
-Sustainable community change
-Youth leadership
-Nurturing and supporting each other




 Hello everyone, it’s that time of year again. We are entering our Fall Grant Cycle. Grants range from $500-$3,500. Applicants are required to attend one of the two workshops and must be represented by one or two youth and no more than one optional adult. Here are the dates for our workshops:

Saturday, October 21st from 10:30am-12:30pm


Tuesday, October 24th from 5:00pm-7:00pm

Registration is required and workshops may fill up. For more information and/or to sign up for a workshop email or call 410-576-9551.

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