Teens, catch the excitement of shaping the future by learning how government works and what it takes to implement improvements through the YMCA Youth and Government program.
This dynamic group gives teens hands-on experience in state government roles as senators, legislators, judges, court justices and news reporters who cover the political scene. Competitions are held on a district and state level in Austin.
YMCA Texas Youth and Government is a statewide, youth led, civic engagement program for high school and middle school students. It is an exciting hands-on experience in the mechanics of the state legislative and judicial process of government along with print and broadcast media
Students from Marcus, Lewisville, The Colony, Denton, and Northwest High Schools meet monthly with a volunteer sponsor to plan and train for competitions. Serving all of Denton County.
Contact the YMCA Youth & Government District 5 Director
Kendra Yanchak at 214-526-7293 or firstname.lastname@example.org.