On May 23, after our youth completed their 14 sessions in program, and with great success, our Spring 2015 Closing Ceremony took place. It was a very emotional and special day for our youth and the Gente Joven Team. We concluded an amazing Spring Season; that was full of many new experiences and learning for our youth and team. The event started with a lot of happiness, a special dance, guided by Caroline Wilson, Executive Director, and the question, “How are you?” Our youth were happy and excited to share their smiles and express the feelings to everyone present. After that, we thanked each of the special guests who joined us. We said a very special thank you, to all the people that make Gente Joven por un Cambio, possible, because of their support and contributions, especially our founder and supporters, Mrs. Onagh Ash and her husband, Mr. Bill Ash. […]
Last Tuesday, March 3rd, the O Gallery in San Jose del Cabo hosted a fundraiser for Gente Joven Por un Cambio. 150 people attended the “Carnival” themed event, and MXN$12,704 was raised to support our GJC youth programs! The entire GJC leadership was thrilled with the turnout, and plans are already in motion to make it an annual event. GJC Executive Director Caroline Wilson shared her enthusiasm for the evening’s results: “This event was a great success for all of us. People are getting to know who we are and what our mission is: To inspire the next generation to solve problems, create visionary change, and realize their full potential. People got to see first hand the eagerness for education in our youth. The whole GJC team pulled together to raise money for our program.” Bringing Los Cabos Together The evening included music, food, wine tasting, a fashion show, a […]
The following is reprinted from the December 2014 issue of the Gringo Gazette, Baja Sur’s english language newspaper.
We hope you’ll take a minute to check out some of our highlights in 2014. It was an incredibly challenging year, but one where we saw our purpose more clearly than ever. Here’s to a bright 2015 for Los Cabos and Gente Joven Por Un Cambio!
We need you to join the social change movement with youthful exuberance! Gente Joven por un Cambio is a unique youth development program in Mexico inspiring the next generation to solve problems, create visionary change, and realize their full potential.