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Homer Teens Create Video on Youth Homelessness

After Lead On, youth in Homer wanted to create more awareness around the topic of teen homelessness in their community. Homelessness can lead to unsafe situations for youth, and teen leaders in Homer believe that they can get the community … Continue reading

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Unalaska Youth Host Community Wide Scavenger Hunt

Lead On! youth from Unalaska hosted an awesome community scavenger hunt! The purpose of this project is to promote youth leadership, respect, and to promote positive youth and adult partnerships between youth and adults in Unalaska.  Through a community wide … Continue reading

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Juneau Lead On! Youth Host TeenTopia Event

Six Juneau youth who attended Lead On! spent months planning a free event for teens in Juneau to connect with one another and learn about healthy relationships. The event, TeenTopia was a huge success with over 150 teens attending. Students … Continue reading

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