Get Involved

We’re building a grassroots movement of teens and educators working for inclusion and social justice, and you’re invited.

Download the Guide

Whether you are a student or teacher, whether you are just starting a club or group or have an existing one — the YCD Guide provides a helpful series of exercises and ideas so your group can organize, find resources, and create an action project to make your school or community more inclusive and just. MORE >>

Register Your Club

Add your group to the growing list of student clubs and groups working to advance inclusion and social justice across the U.S. Registered clubs get automatic discounts for YCD events, early notification of trainings and workshops, and access to YCD’s network of youth activists and educators. MORE >>

Attend an Upcoming Conference

YCD has in-person conferences planned for Colorado, New Mexico and Wyoming during the 20-21 school year. We also provide a list of similar youth-led experiences and opportunities in states across the country. MORE >>

Attend a Virtual Training

YCD offers a number of trainings on virtual platforms so students can gain valuable skills no matter where they are. Whether you are a club leader, or simply interested in developing deeper skills, find an upcoming training to become a facilitator, leader, or activist. MORE >>

Get a Student Leadership Certificate

YCD offers two certificates for youth: one for student facilitators to lead difficult conversations with their peers, and another for student leaders to become effective club officers. This is a great addition to a college application or resume. MORE >>

Propose a Workshop

Do you have an idea of a workshop YCD should offer at an upcoming in-person conference, or on virtual platforms? Propose your idea here. Past workshop presenters have ranged from students, to parents, to teachers, to non-profit leaders, to community activists. MORE >>

Sign up for our Mailing List

Stay in touch with the latest information on what’s happening with the student movement for inclusion and social justice. Promise — we don’t spam. MORE >>


If you live in Colorado or New Mexico, we have regular need for in-person volunteers to support our youth-led conferences. Find opportunities and sign up here. MORE >>


As a small non-profit organization, every donation makes a big difference to our bottom line. Consider a donation to support the youth-led movement for inclusion and social justice. MORE >>