Alabama YMCA Youth In Government
“Democracy must be learned by each generation.”
YMCA Youth in Government gives youth the opportunity to learn firsthand about government and civic issues by taking an active role in the democratic process, boosting youth development and contributing to a stronger community.
Alabama YIG programs include: Youth Judicial, Youth Legislature, Collegiate Youth Legislature, Youth Conference on National Affairs, Youth in City, and numerous leadership retreats and trainings throughout the year.
Registration for Youth Judicial will open on September 1, 2023. Regional Dates are available through your local school advisor. Youth Legislative Registration will open on November 14th, 2023. More information to follow! Please check back here or with your school advisor. For more information, please contact Corey @ 334-239-1012 or Jessica @ 334-229-0037!
Nominations for the Youth Legislature Awards:
*Must be nominated by an adult (advisor or volunteer). *
THIS YEAR’S IMPORTANT DATES:
Alabama YMCA Youth in Government 23-24
Youth Judicial – November 3-5, 2023
Youth Legislature – February 23-25,2024
Collegiate Legislature – February 29 – March 2nd, 2024