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April 7, 2019
We started the week with a reflection about the need for some level of flexibility. We want to close this week by sharing a personal lesson from one of our mentors, Dr. Eddie Dorotan, the Executive Director of Galing Pook Foundation.
Sitting around the dining table last week, my team and I discussed about measures of success. Most of us theorized that the best measure of Young House Heroes Initiative’s success is the number of young people engaged amidst the crisis. Unpacking the discussion, I told them that aside from the numbers, we can glean success...
Thirty days have passed since we started the Young House Heroes Initiative. We are very thankful that for the past thirty days, you never left us. The 90% readership of our newsletters is one of the signs that despite the distance and our individual struggles, you never abandon us.
It is not a secret that the stigma surrounding young people being labeled as mere passionate individuals with no sense of purpose is still existing in many of our communities. Tokenism or appropriating young people for the sake of compliance with policies and regulations is still palpable and breathing inside the halls of many organizations....