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Nominate a youth for the 2019-20 Dane County Youth Governance Program!

Interested in serving as a youth representative in the 2019-20 Dane County Youth Governance Program? (Or know someone who might be?) The Dane County Youth Governance Program (YGP) is currently seeking youth nominations for our 2019-20 cohort! Nominations can be made by any adults connected with youth, and/or youth may ask supporting adults to nominate […]


Meet the 18-19 YGP cohort!

Meet the 12 members of the 2018-2019 cohort of the Youth Governance Program. Congratulations and good luck in the coming year!   (8 YGP members not pictured)


Preparing our Future Leaders

By Mary M. Kolar, District 1, Dane County Board Supervisor We see it all over the news:  politicians courting the youth vote, social movements and nonprofits run by Millennials, and an overall increase in the level of social connectedness.   Our country’s youngest generations are rightfully demanding to be heard.  This increase of the Millennial generation […]