TRiO students honored as members of the South Bend Youth Task Force

The City of South Bend’s Youth Task Force (SBYTF) gives the youth of South Bend an opportunity to participate in city government and make an impact in their community. Members of the Youth Task Force get to design and drive an advocacy program that targets issues that specifically affect the youth in the community.  Members of the Youth Task Force get to design and drive an advocacy program that targets issues that specifically affect the youth in the community. This year's focus: youth violence. After a year of planning, students held town halls at each of the local high schools to address how youth violence is impacting and impeding students' education. Based on student and school feedback, members of the South Bend Youth Task Force were recognized by the South Bend School Corporation. 


TRiO Task Force Members include: Estrella Velez, Dayonni Phillips, Alicia Downs, Jacob Downs, and Stanley Buczynski. 


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