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.
THIS YEAR’S IMPORTANT DATES:
Fall Planning – September 15-16, 2018
Youth Judicial – November 3-5, 2018
Youth Legislature – February 22-24, 2019
Jr. Youth Legislature – January 25, 2019
Collegiate Legislature – Feb. 28 – March 2, 2019