Yes Youth Can

Mercy Corps
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Yes Youth Can!, funded by USAID, endeavours to empower Kenya’s youth in new and meaningful ways. As youth-led, youth-owned, and youth-managed, Yes Youth Can! is an unprecedented project that puts youth truly in the lead of their own development. The program provides resources for the economic development of Kenya’s youth and communities such as: Jobs, Community Service, Responsible Leadership, Investments, and Partnerships. Yes Youth Can! works alongside the Government of Kenya to support Vision 2030 by striving for the following goals: 2 million youth connected, Over 500,000 jobs created, 15,000 communities benefiting from grants and investments. Partners are currently active in six provinces: Nyanza, Western, Central, Coast, Rift Valley, Nairobi

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Mercy Corps
(800) 292-3355
PO Box 2669, Dept W Portland, OR 97208-2669 USA