Global Youth Service Day

Press Releases & Fact Sheet

Young People to Serve and Celebrate this Weekend for GYSD (Global Highlights), April 8, 2014
Washingtonians Will Celebrate GYSD on the National Mall
, March 25, 2014
Celebrations and Service Projects Planned for Global Youth Service Day, March 6, 2014
Youth Worldwide Will Serve and Celebrate on Global Youth Service Day
, April 24, 2013
Global Youth Service Day Facts


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Subject Matter Experts

Media interviews available by arrangement. 

Steven A. Culbertson, President & CEO  
Youth demographics; service as a community development and workforce readiness strategy; youth voice and youth-led action around major issues; service as a youth development strategy; national service; corporate partnerships

Karen Daniel, Vice President of Engagement
Meaningful youth engagement; developing programs to scale; leadership development through service; mission-based partnerships

Teens serving on YSA's Youth Council & Board of Trustees
Youth perspective, leadership, issue areas including literacy, pre-natal health, environmental conservation, human rights

Media Contact

Karen Daniel, Vice President of Engagement 

Due to the scale and volume of activity around GYSD, we are able to respond only to requests from members of the media. For general information about YSA, email

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  • commented 2015-11-18 07:20:10 -0500 · Flag
    I think it’s great that you include schools and students in these matters as these people are the future of the world. Hopefully we all can make a different. Best regards James Keller @
  • commented 2015-07-23 08:24:57 -0400 · Flag
    This is a really great project. Me and my company will consider to make a donation to you later this month. Poverty and children being hunger is a huge problem in the world today and its a shame we are not doing more to stop it. Keep up the good work heroes! Regards R.J at
  • commented 2015-02-26 23:30:17 -0500 · Flag
    “Hunger” is one off the most serious problem of the world. Almost 38% of people of the world living under the line of the poverty. It’s a huge number. As with the passage of time consumption of eatables are on the rise and the prices of the commodities is also increasing. So it’s the time to provide people resources and guide to solve this problem. It’s good to see that how you are putting efforts to make “Huger Free world”