Giving Back with Habitat for Humanity – November 19, 2016

  Olivia: On November 19, 2016, Healthy Future’s Youth Advocacy Council completed community service with Habitat for Humanity. We were lucky enough to be doing our service on the last day of building for that particular sight, Hope Village, so …

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Luncheon with the Stars – November 15, 2016

Norma: Our much anticipated annual fundraising event, Luncheon with the Stars, took place on November 15th and we had 16 YAC members in attendance.  I am extremely proud of all of our YAC members, and especially those who were able …

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Mastering Public Speaking – October 18, 2016

Jayce: The Youth Advocacy Council is a terrific organization that not only gets me involved within the community with other teens from all around the city, but YAC also provides me with the fundamental building blocks of interacting in society! …

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Overnight Retreat on September 24 – 25, 2016

Jeffrey: I want to start by saying how grateful I am for having the opportunity to experience amazing things with marvelous peers and mentors. After a day and a half I can say I have acquired a lot of wisdom and …

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Meet the Mayor – September 20, 2016

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Sex Ed. Bootcamp II on August 6, 2016

Marisol: In today’s YAC meeting there was so much covered such as a deeper insight of some of the STD’s and how prophylactics help to prevent those diseases. The prevention of STD’s is crucial for the futures of many young …

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Sex Ed Bootcamp I on July 23, 2016

Teresa: Hello everyone! For those who were not at today’s meeting, here is a little summary of what we discussed. The Sex Ed Bootcamp series is for us to experience what an evidence-based sexual health education curriculum is like.  For …

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We’re Hiring!

    Health Educator needed for HFTX C-PREP Grant   Healthy Futures is excited to be seeking a dynamic and dedicated team member for this important role in our Alamo Community Colleges project, funded by the federal Competitive Personal Responsibility Education …

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Healthy Futures of Texas is Hiring!

Project Director, Program Coordinator needed for Big Decisions Research Grant   Healthy Futures of Texas is thrilled to be undertaking a rigorous evaluation of the Big Decisions curriculum in four Texas border school districts (in Del Rio, Eagle Pass, Laredo, …

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Calling All High School Students! – YAC Application

. Healthy Futures is looking for bright, curious, and committed students to join our Youth Advocacy Council.  Applications for the 2015-2016 year are being accepted now through September 30th.   The YAC works to reflect teens’ views and to give voice …

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