This session is part of the Power of 3:00 Afterschool Advocacy webinar series aimed to teach participants the basics of afterschool advocacy in New York. Engagement of youth and parents/caregivers is essential to uplifting the voice of the individuals that benefit most from investment in afterschool programs. This session will:
- Focus on effective methods, tools, and tips for meaningfully engaging youth, families, and afterschool advocacy;
- Teach tips to effectively engage youth and families, discuss what motivates them to volunteer, and learn about common missteps;
- Explore how to amplify youth and family voice through engagement of traditional media and social media platforms to increase awareness around the value of afterschool in your community.
This session is part of a multi-part series. Check out the Power of 3:00 Campaign webpage for more information and additional sessions.