通过力量分享真实, teen-written stories, we improve the lives of underserved youth in New York City and beyond.
All young people will feel a deep sense of belonging in their schools and youth programs and develop the social and emotional skills to realize their dreams.
Betsy Cohen is Youth Communication’s Executive Director. 她领导着MG赌场电子游艺团队, 并专注于在未来几年内提高该组织的影响力. 在担任执行董事之前, 她曾担任YC的副主任, 与创始人基思·赫夫纳密切合作. Betsy has worked in a variety of roles focused on NYC public schools at the Center for Supportive Schools, 成功学院特许学校, 还有霍顿米夫林哈考特. She has a Master’s Degree from Harvard Divinity School, and a BA from Emory University in Comparative Literature. She lives in Jersey City with her husband and rescue pitbull named Doug.
赛斯·伯克曼(Seth Berkman)是《MG赌场电子游艺》(Youth Communication)的兼职编辑，于2020年加入该团队. 他为《MG娱乐电子4155》撰稿, The New Yorker, ESPN, 以及其他在线和印刷出版物, covering sports, religion, education, business, and culture. 他是2019年出版的《 A Team of Their Own: How an International Sisterhood Made Olympic History, and holds a master’s degree from Columbia Journalism School. When not in the office, he is busy working on a book.
于三月加入MG赌场电子游艺, 1989, Tom Brown worked for several years at the DOME Project, a community based youth development program where he was assistant director. He has a BA in Political Science from the City College of New York and an MA in that subject from Yale. 汤姆是筹款团队的一员，他的职责包括基金会勘探, 撰写报告及提案, 并协助个人的恳求. 他管理青年通信公司的财务运作:记账、预算和报告. 汤姆是土生土长的纽约人，他住在曼哈顿.
Loretta Chan was a teen writer at Youth Communication from 1992 to 1995. 在2006年回到MG赌场电子游艺之前, 她是经度出版社的编辑, education program associate for The New York Council for the Humanities and paralegal for Cravath, Swaine & Moore and The Port Authority of New York/New Jersey. She has a BA in Art History from New York University. 她是《MG赌场电子游艺》一书《MG娱乐电子4155》的联合编辑. Loretta监督所有的营销渠道，如电子邮件通讯和社交媒体, and outreach campaigns related to educational resources and opportunities, events, story distribution, fundraising, and writer recruitment.
Lorena Estrella 是第一代多米尼加泽西女孩. She is deeply committed to equity and liberation work, and to centering and elevating the voices of young people of color in educational and movement spaces. Over the last 10 years, Sadie Nash Leadership Project has been her professional home where she has served in various capacities in the areas of program management, curriculum design, 专业发展及培训. Lorena is also a trainer with Center for Racial Justice in Education supporting educators and administrators across NYC in developing a racial equity lens. Lorena graduated from Wesleyan University with a Bachelor’s degree in Studio Art and Latin American Studies, and is currently currently pursuing a MFA degree in Design for Social Innovation at the School of Visual Arts. She is passionate about the arts as a means for social change and is always learning and seeking ways to make art and build community. Lorena 喜欢在一天中的任何时候吃早餐, fresh flowers, plants of all sizes, traveling, 制作杂志和写诗.
Kinyanna Evans, 在布鲁克林出生长大, NY is a youth worker committed to creating empowering spaces for her community through education reform work. 带着加勒比海的传统成长, Kinyanna used her identity as a foundational tool to reimagine how learning spaces can become emancipatory tools. She graduated from DePauw University with an Education Studies Major and Women Gender Sexuality Studies Minor. Since graduating, she has worked in several youth programs such as Harlem Educational Activities Fund (HEAF) and St.尼克斯联盟，通过不同的角色，从青年促进者到项目经理. Kinyanna is passionate about how education and community organizing work centers marginalized voices as leaders in their learning. 她已经准备好用自己的精力和热情来帮助创建YC的MG赌场电子游艺! Fun Fact, Kinyanna loves baking and spends most of her free time making treats for her friends.
Janelle Greco is Director of Training at Youth Communication, 她负责监督公司所有的专业发展服务. 在加入MG赌场电子游艺之前, Janelle worked as Director of the Pre-College Academic Programming Department at LaGuardia Community College and previously served as Director of Training and Advancement at The Doe Fund–an organization dedicated to providing training and career services to those who have been homeless, in foster care, 和之前被监禁. Janelle has a BA in English and Secondary Education from Springfield College and an MA in English from Northeastern University. She lives in Brooklyn, 是一个创造性的非小说作家吗, 并且坚信讲故事和与他人分享经历的力量.
Keith Hefner于1980年创立了MG赌场电子游艺组织. He won a MacArthur Fellowship in 1989, and he was a 1986-87 Charles H. Revson Fellow on the Future of New York City at Columbia University. 他于2004年毕业于哥伦比亚大学商学院, 非营利组织管理学会, Executive Level Program. 1997年，他获得了路德P. Jackson Award for Educational Excellence from the New York Association of Black Journalists. He is the executive editor or co-author of several dozen Youth Communication books and programs, including Real Men and The Teen Guide to Sex (without regrets). 基思与编辑和教育人员一起从事编辑质量控制工作, 他和管理团队一起工作，负责战略和筹款.
Samantha Lilienfeld is YC’s 传播及发展经理 where she supports the organization’s marketing and external outreach campaigns, 为写作项目提供支持, teen-written故事分布, and education programming. 在加入MG赌场电子游艺之前, Samantha worked with the NYC Department of Education’s Office of Community Schools as an AmeriCorps VISTA and Coro NY’s Participatory Budgeting Youth Fellowship program. Samantha is currently pursuing an MA in Liberal Studies at CUNY Graduate Center and has a BA in Comparative Ethnic Studies from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo. 她住在布鲁克林，途经洛杉矶.
Holly St. Lifer is the senior editorial director overseeing the writing program. Previously, she was a health reporter and TV producer. She holds a BFA in Film and Television from New York University where she taught journalism for 10 years. In her spare time, she volunteers abroad aiding refugees. In 2017, she launched ZINE, 一本由希腊莱罗斯岛等待庇护的难民撰写并为他们服务的杂志. She is also a runner.
Leah Modigliani is the founder of Modigliani Capital Partners. 创办自己的公司之前, Leah was a senior investment associate at Bridgewater Associates and senior vice president at Neuberger Berman. 在加入Neuberger Berman之前, Leah was the executive director and US strategist in the Research Department of Morgan Stanley.
Duffie Cohen is the university executive director of academic planning at the 纽约城市大学. 在此之前，她是城市大学投资运动的执行董事. Earlier in her career, she worked as a journalist and was an editor of Youth Communication’s award-winning teen written magazines, YCteen and Represent: 《寄养儿童之声 from 1993 to 1995.
Mr. 威廉姆斯还在德意志银行(Deutsche Bank)担任了7年多的团队领导
senior credit officer for asset and wealth management in the Americas. Prior to
Deutsche Bank, Mr. Williams worked in various risk management capacities at S&P,
ORIX USA, and Citibank. Mr. Williams earned a B.S. 金融与国际
Pilar Conde, a private investor, was previously a member of the Executive Committee at JPMorgan & Co. Inc., and trading as head of its Proprietary Positioning Business. 在摩根大通的22年里，Ms. Conde set up, developed and managed several ventures: Treasury and Markets (Madrid), 国外投资组合, 跨市场自营交易, the Relative Value Group, 以及专有定位业务. 她曾担任多样性指导委员会主席和高级妇女论坛主席.
Vivian Louie is the director of the Asian-American Studies Center and Program at Hunter College, 纽约城市大学. She is also a tenured professor in Hunter College’s Department of Urban Policy and Planning. Prior to these positions, she was a program officer at the William T. Grant Foundation and an associate professor at Harvard University’s Graduate School of Education. 她的报道生涯包括在 The New York Times, The Hartford Courant, and The Los Angeles Times. 她是《MG赌场电子游艺》杂志的编辑 YCteen magazine in 1994 and 1995. She is the author of two books on the immigrant experience in the United States and has published more than 20 articles in various scholarly publications.
Bob Ouimette practiced law in New York City for 25 years, retiring as a partner of Torys LLP. He sits on the board of the Girl Scouts of Greater New York and is currently a member of its Executive Committee and Co-Chair of the Fund Development Committee. Mr. Ouimette has a Bachelor’s degree from Williams College, a J.D. 从密歇根大学毕业，并获得L.L.M. in Taxation from the New York University Law School.
Lourdes M. Rosado is a YC alumna who helped start the organization in 1980. Ms. Rosado is currently the inaugural program director at the New York Civil Liberties Union (NYCLU) and is a long-standing youth and social justice advocate. 在加入NYCLU之前，Ms. Rosado was chief of the Civil Rights Bureau in the New York State Office of the Attorney General. As bureau chief, Ms. 罗莎多在联邦和州法院监督执法行动和诉讼. Ms. 罗莎多在费城青少年法律中心担任了17年的副主任, pioneering juvenile justice and child welfare work. She is a graduate of Swarthmore College, holds a M.A. from Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs, a J.D. 毕业于纽约大学法学院.M. 乔治敦大学法律中心.
Bill Smith is the founder and CEO of BiographyPARTNER which publishes commissioned biographies and histories. Prior to that, he founded and ran The Bill Smith Group which specialized in creating visual books and digital content for K-16 education. The Group’s clients included PBS, Sesame Street, National Geographic, and The Discovery Channel. He has also worked for the Academy for Educational Development, ABS’ Good Morning America, 以及洛克菲勒兄弟基金会.
埃德娜·麦康奈尔·克拉克基金会(Edna McConnell Clark Foundation.)
Fried Frank (ret.)
BARRON (BUZZ) TENNY
Ford Foundation (ret.)
超过2500名青少年参与了MG赌场电子游艺的写作项目. Some have achieved “brand name” success: they include a U.S. Supreme Court clerk, a MacArthur Fellow, and one of the most highly acclaimed choreographers in the country. 大多数校友都上过大学——通常是他们家族中第一个上大学的. They have also published more than 70 books as adult writers.
但MG赌场电子游艺的校友真正的特点是他们的社区服务精神. 通过为MG赌场电子游艺写作, they learned that their stories could have an immediate impact—helping their peers get into college, avoid STDs, find a job, cope with trauma, and more.
这一经历对《MG娱乐电子4155》的青少年作家产生了巨大的影响. Many have since gone on to careers that continue the community service work they began at Youth Communication—as teachers, college professors, social workers, 美国军团和和平队志愿者, foundation officers, doctors and nurses, clergy, police officers, and community activists.
The following thumbnail profiles of a handful of the alumni show the diversity and significance of their achievements.
86岁的Edwidge是一位著名的小说、非小说和年轻人读物作家. Her second book, Krik? Krak!他进入了全国赛的决赛...
Rachel L. 斯沃恩斯在84年担任青年通讯杂志YCteen的执行编辑, 她在那里发表了十几篇故事 ...
Shawn, 80岁，1980年3月为第一本《MG赌场电子游艺》杂志写文章. He has a degree in English from Wesleyan University and rece...
Veronica Chambers, ’89, 她是十多本书的作者，最出名的是她广受好评的回忆录, Mama’s Girl w...
丽莎，88岁，是纽约市的教学研究员现在是纽约市的一名高中教师. She has also worked at various film, broadcast, and print ...
Sheila, ’91, is the author of one-bedroom solo (Fly by Night Press, 2011), 她的处女作诗集.她的诗出现在《MG赌场电子游艺》中...
Lourdes M. Rosado is a YC alumna (’81), helping start the organization in 1980. Ms. Rosado is currently the inaugural Program Director at the New Y...
David, ’93, is a senior staff attorney at the Urban Justice Center, Peter Cicchino Youth Project. 他还在Bronx D...
Gina, ’93, is the founder of the hugely popular lifehacker.com. 吉娜还是Makerbase的创始人和创建者，这是一个针对网站和ap的IMDb...
Ferentz, ’94, is Saybrook College Dean at Yale University. 他曾担任天主教大学文化交流中心主任...
Victoria, ’95, 她是《MG娱乐电子4155》一书的作者, which won the 2009 PASS (Prevention for a Safer So...
Sharon, ’02, is the Chief Digital Officer of Rachael Ray’s parent company Watch Entertainment and was the publisher of www.mashable.com. She...
Danny, ’98, teaches American Sign Language in Japan. He has a BA in dramatic writing from SUNY Purchase and a certificate in American Sign Language...
波琳，06年毕业于福特汉姆大学社会工作硕士学位. She has worked as an advocate for youth in foster care in organiz...
Orubba, ’09, was named salutatorian of her class at the City College of New York-CUNY, where she earned double BA degrees in English and history. ...
Melvin, ’14, 毕业后，获得了两年的奖学金，进入斯特拉·阿德勒表演工作室. 他的故事《MG娱乐电子4155》被选为《MG娱乐电子4155》...
86岁的Edwidge是一位著名的小说、非小说和年轻人读物作家. Her second book, Krik? Krak!, 入围了国家图书奖, 她对叔叔在迈阿密移民监狱死亡的调查也是如此, Brother, I’m Dying. Her first book, Breath, Eyes, Memory, was an Oprah’s Book Club selection. 在《MG赌场电子游艺》杂志的采访中, Edwidge said, “At 14 I was asked by a New York City-based newspaper, 新青年MG娱乐电子4155(现称为YCteen), 写我作为新移民的经历……我的公开写作生涯开始了.” She also credits one of her Youth Communication stories as being the nucleus for her first book. She is a graduate of Barnard College and holds an MFA from Brown University. Edwidge wrote the forewords to two Youth Communication anthologies, Starting With I, and Haiti on My Mind.
Rachel L. 斯沃恩斯在84年担任青年通讯杂志YCteen的执行编辑, 她上高中时发表了十几篇小说的地方. 瑞秋一直是…的记者 The New York Times since 1995. Her articles about Georgetown University’s roots in slavery touched off a national conversation about American universities and their ties to this painful period of history. 她曾在俄罗斯、古巴、危地马拉和南非做过报道 Times约翰内斯堡分社社长. She has also served as a Metro columnist in New York City. She is the author of American Tapestry: The Story of the Black, White, and Multiracial Ancestors of Michelle Obama, which was named one of the 100 Notable Books of 2012 by The New York Times Book Review and one of the “year’s outstanding books for public library collections” by Booklist. 瑞秋加入了纽约大学的Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute as an associate professor in 2017.
Shawn, 80岁，1980年3月为第一本《MG赌场电子游艺》杂志写文章. He has a degree in English from Wesleyan University and received a graduate degree in education administration from Teachers College at Columbia University. He has been co-director of the Countee Cullen Community Center at the Rheedlen Foundation (which became the Harlem Children’s Zone), 他在那里成立了Harlem无意间听到, 一份青少年写的社区报纸. He is the director of the Campaign for Black Male Achievement at the Open Society Institute.
Veronica Chambers, ’89, 她是十多本书的作者，最出名的是她广受好评的回忆录, Mama’s Girl which has been adopted by courses in hundreds of high schools and colleges throughout the country. 她一直是纽约时报的高级编辑 New York Times Magazine, Newsweek, and Glamour.
丽莎，88岁，是纽约市的教学研究员现在是纽约市的一名高中教师. 她还在各种电影、广播和印刷媒体工作，并作为一个拼布工. 她获得了长岛大学广播通信学士学位.W. 毕业于纽约城市学院英语教育硕士学位.
Sheila, ’91, is the author of one-bedroom solo (Fly by Night Press, 2011), 她的处女作诗集.她的诗出现在《MG赌场电子游艺》中aloo and Me No Habla with Acento: Contemporary Latino Poetry. 她在纽约城市大学和教师学院教授创意写作 & Writers Collaborative. She holds degrees in English from Brown University and poetry from The City College of New York.
Lourdes M. Rosado is a YC alumna (’81), helping start the organization in 1980. Ms. Rosado is currently the inaugural Program Director at the New York Civil Liberties Union (“NYCLU”) and is a long-standing youth and social justice advocate. 在加入NYCLU之前，Ms. Rosado was chief of the Civil Rights Bureau in the New York State Office of the Attorney General. As Bureau Chief, Ms. 罗莎多在联邦和州法院监督执法行动和诉讼. Ms. 罗莎多在费城青少年法律中心担任了17年的副主任, pioneering juvenile justice and child welfare work. Ms. Rosado is a graduate of Swarthmore College, holds a M.A. from Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs, a J.D. 毕业于纽约大学法学院.M. 乔治敦大学法律中心.
David, ’93, is a senior staff attorney at the Urban Justice Center, Peter Cicchino Youth Project. 他还在Bronx Defenders and associate at Troutman Sanders in New York City. 他在安提阿和萨拉劳伦斯大学学习，在那里他获得了国际关系学士学位. He has a law degree from the University of Pennsylvania.
Gina, ’93, is the founder of the hugely popular lifehacker.com. 吉娜还是Makerbase的创始人和创建者，这是一个针对网站和ap的IMDbps and ThinkUp, an app that gives users insights into their social networks. She is the author of Lifehacker: Upgrade Your Life, 这本书讲述了简单的技术调整如何让生活更轻松、更有意义. 她拥有圣母学院的英语学位.
Ferentz, ’94, is Saybrook College Dean at Yale University. 他曾担任天主教大学文化交流中心主任ersity of America (CUA), 威廉姆斯学院戴维斯中心主任, and as a professor in the Literary Studies Program at Eugene Lang College, 新文理学院. He has also served as a faculty member in the History and Social Sciences Department at Georgetown Day School. He earned a BA in English literature from Queens College and a PhD in African-American studies from Yale. He received a Mellon Fellowship and a Leadership Alliance Fellowship. He published a memoir, Songs in the Key of My Life, in 2007.
Victoria, ’95, 她是《MG娱乐电子4155》一书的作者, which won the 2009 PASS (Prevention for a Safer Society) award. 她经常就大规模监禁的交叉点进行写作和演讲, gender and resistance. Since 2003, she has edited Tenacious: Art and Writings by Women in Prison. In addition, she has worked with incarcerated women to develop their writings for other publications. Victoria has also worked with writers outside of prison. She is the co-editor of Don’t Leave Your Friends Behind: Concrete Ways to Support Families in Social Justice Movements and Communities (PM Press 2012). 她拥有布鲁克林学院的英语学位.
Sharon, ’02, is the Chief Digital Officer of Rachael Ray’s parent company Watch Entertainment and was the publisher of www.mashable.com. She works as advisor to The Muse, Mashable, FitBark and #GivingTuesday. Sharon has a degree in journalism from SUNY New Paltz.
Danny, ’98, teaches American Sign Language in Japan. He has a BA in dramatic writing from SUNY Purchase and a certificate in American Sign Language from LaGuardia Community College. Watch him signing at www.youtube.Com和了解更多MG娱乐电子4155他的工作 www.deafjapan.com.
波琳，06年毕业于福特汉姆大学社会工作硕士学位. She has worked as an advocate for youth in foster care in organizations such as the Mental Health Association of New York, YOUTHPower, and Lawyers for Children. 波琳是10人中大奖的得主th 年度寄养青少年奖.
Orubba, ’09, was named salutatorian of her class at the City College of New York-CUNY, where she earned double BA degrees in English and history. 在毕业典礼上, Orubba delivered a speech expressing her gratitude for her father’s encouragement to pursue an education and to break free from the “girls don’t go to college” tradition in her Yemeni family. She so impressed fellow graduates and guests– including First Lady Michelle Obama– that she received an invitation to the White House’s United State of Women Summit. Orubba is now an advocate for other young women in her culture to stand up for their rights to an education. She plans to earn a master’s degree in near eastern studies at New York University and pursue her PhD at the University of Michigan.
Melvin, ’14, 毕业后，获得了两年的奖学金，进入斯特拉·阿德勒表演工作室. 他的故事《MG赌场电子游艺》被选为《MG娱乐电子4155》的反偏见MG赌场电子游艺. Melvin was one of three YCteen writers who were guests on The Brian Lehrer Show to discuss the 250th issue of YCteen, MG娱乐电子4155性别的话题是什么.
MG赌场电子游艺致力于透明度. Below you will find our audited financial statements and IRS Form 990 for the past three years.
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Charles Hayden Foundation
Charles L. K. 克拉拉·米勒基金会
Child Welfare Fund
Cornelia T. Bailey Foundation
Harman Family Foundation
H. van Ameringen Foundation
Huo Family Foundation
Ira W. De Camp Foundation
Leroy and Ann Warner Fund
Mary Hutchins Foundation
M. Klebanoff Foundation
New York Community Trust
NYC Dept. 健康和心理卫生
NYC Dept. of Youth & Community Development
Donald A. Pels Charitable Trust
Penguin Random House
Redlich Horwitz Foundation
Richard Smith Fund
Still Point Fund
Tin Man Fund
van Ameringen Foundation
Viola Bernard Foundation
W. Clement & Jessie V. Stone Foundation
《MG赌场电子游艺》有成千上万的精彩报道, true stories by teens that can help convey your message and achieve your educational objectives. 寻找故事，搜索MG赌场电子游艺的 online archive by topic. If you have specialized needs, or don’t find what you want, contact Loretta Chan, email@example.com, or x. 115. Less than 25% of our story archive is online at any one time.Learn More