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Encyclopedia > Youth organization
This article is about youth organizations, for the Australian band, see Youth Group.

A youth organization is a formal organization aimed at children and adolescents for education and socialization. Youth Group is a pop rock band from Sydney, Australia signed to Ivy League Records. ...


While some youth groups are simply social organizations, most organizations have certain ideals and values that they aim to pass on to their members.

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List of youth organizations

Organizations are international unless noted as associated with a specific country

4-H in the United States is a youth organization in the United States administered by the Department of Agriculture Cooperative Extension System with the mission of empowering youth to reach their full potential, working and learning in partnership with caring adults. ... Big Brothers Big Sisters of America is a non-profit organization dedicated to organizing mentorships between adults and children. ... Big Brothers Big Sisters of America is a non-profit organization dedicated to organizing mentorships between adults and children. ... Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA) is a national non-profit youth organization that links together individual clubs throughout the United States with the aim of providing places to go, activities, health and fitness enhancement, and programs for young people. ... The Boys Brigade Modern Logo The Boys Brigade (BB) is an international non-denominational Christian youth organization. ... The Boy Scouts of America (BSA) is an American Scouting organization, with some presence in other countries. ... BCYP (British Columbia Youth Parliament) is a youth organization that operates in the Canadian province of British Columbia. ... Now known as Camp Fire USA, the nationwide youth organization began on March 17, 1910 as Camp Fire Girls. ... Chiro is a Flemish christian youth organization which includes 93 665 members. ... Christian Democratic Youth League (in Swedish: Kristdemokratiska Ungdomsförbundet, abbreviated KDU) is the youth organization of the Christian Democrats in Sweden. ... The Christian Service Brigade Shield. ... CISV Stands for Childrens International Summer Villages. ... Civil Air Patrol seal The Civil Air Patrol (CAP) is the official civilian auxiliary of the United States Air Force (USAF). ... Coptic Orphans Logo Coptic Orphans (CO) is a non-profit organization founded in 1989 with the goal of the long-term development of the physical and intellectual well being of children in Egypt. ... Interdenominational Christian youth group founded by a missionary Albert Kestin in the United Kingdom in 1900. ... DeMolay International (originally known as the Order of DeMolay) is an international youth fraternity for young men between the ages of 12 to 21 (members who reach the age of 21 are referred to as Senior DeMolays). The organization helps prepare young men to lead successful, productive and happy lives... The Freechild Project logo The Freechild Project (or Freechild) is an international non-governmental organization founded in August 2001 in Olympia, Washington, USA by community organizing activists from the youth voice, youth-led media, and youth rights communities. ... EYP (The European Youth Parliament, Parlement Européen des Jeunes) is a non-profit, politically unaffiliated organization, which encourages European youth to participate in European politics. ... FFA was originally an acronym for Future Farmers of America, but in 1988 the association, in an effort to broaden its potential membership beyond youth working in modern American agriculture changed the name of the organization from Future Farmers of America to National FFA Organization and simply referred to as... The Girls Brigade is an international non-denominational Christian youth organization. ... It has been suggested that Mariner Scout be merged into this article or section. ... The Improved Order of Red Men is a Fraternal Organization established in the Baltimore, Maryland in 1834. ... The Improved Order of Red Men is a Fraternal Organization established in the Baltimore, Maryland in 1834. ... The International Order of the Rainbow for Girls (IORG) is a youth service organization which teaches leadership training through community service. ... The International Union of Socialist Youth (IUSY) encompasses socialist and social democratic youth organizations from more than 100 states of the world. ... Student Pugwash is an international youth organization that promotes awareness and action among students and youth in relation to ethical implications of science and technology policy, particularly matters of international security and weapons of mass destruction. ... Junior Achievement is a youth organization started in 1919 by Horace Moses, Theodore Vail, and Senator Murray Crane as a collection of small, after-school business clubs for students on the East Coast. ... The Junior State of America, also known as Junior Statesmen of America and JSA, is the largest student-run non-profit high-school organization in the United States. ... The Knights of Pythias is a fraternal organization founded at Washington, DC on 19 February 1864. ... The Knights of Pythias is a fraternal organization founded at Washington, DC on 19 February 1864. ... The Legacy Corporation ( Legacy Drum & Bugle Corps ) is a international non-profit organization that provides youth with education, performing arts programs, outlets and services to low income communities and educational institutions throughout the United States, Europe and the Caribbean. ... Methodism or the Methodist movement is a group of historically related denominations of Protestant Christianity. ... NYRA logo The National Youth Rights Association is the largest Youth Rights group in the United States, with several thousand members. ... The National Federation of Young Farmers Clubs (NFYFC) is the head of a nationwide organisation and has grown to have over 700 clubs in the UK and many more overseas. ... The basic logo for NFTY has been in use for decades. ... The Ontario Youth Parliament (“OYP”) is one of a number of provincial youth parliaments across Canada. ... Opportunity Youth Logo Opportunity Youth is a Youth organization that is based in Belfast, Northern Ireland. ... The Parlement Jeunesse du Québec (“PJQ”) is one of a number of provincial youth parliaments across Canada. ... Important notice regarding this ORG-STUB tag PDMU authorities in México have ordered its members to stop works on the corrresponding Spanish Wikipedia article, until they have sanctioned its contents and resolved some internal administrative issues, related to interpretations or citations made of institutional documents. ... A Young Pioneer camp in the Soviet Union A pioneer movement is an organization for children operated by a communist party. ... The Roosevelt Institution is a student think tank, the first of its kind. ... Royal Canadian Army Cadets Logo The Royal Canadian Army Cadets (RCAC) is a federally-sponsored program for young Canadians. ... Royal Rangers is a worldwide ministry of the Assemblies of God designed to provide young people with exciting activities while teaching them a deep-rooted belief in God and his son Jesus Christ. ... Students Against Drunk Driving is an after-school program aimed at keeping students from drinking alcoholic beverages and then driving, and also keeping them off drugs. ... The Saskatchewan Youth Parliament (SYP) is a non-partisan organization of young people that meets to discuss relevant political and social issues. ... Scouts and Guides from different countries on World Scout Moot 1996 Scouting is a worldwide youth organization. ... It has been suggested that Guides on the Air be merged into this article or section. ... The Girl Scouts of the United States of America is a youth organization for girls in the United States based on the Scouting principles developed by Robert Baden-Powell. ... For additional meanings of the word Brownies see Brownie (disambiguation) Brownies is the name given to the junior branch of the Girl Guides, and dates back to 1915. ... Scouts and Guides from different countries on World Scout Moot 1996 Scouting is a worldwide youth organization. ... Cub Scouts in uniform from Hong Kong The Cub Scouts is the section of the Scout Movement for young persons normally aged 8–10. ... A Venture Scout in Singapore is a Scout between the age of 16 and 18. ... This term should not be confused with Exploring, which is/was a program of the Boy Scouts of America. ... Rover Scouting is a preparation for life, and also a pursuit for life. ... The Sierra Club is an American environmental organization founded on May 28, 1892 in San Francisco, California by the well-known conservationist John Muir, who became its first president. ... Student Pugwash is an international youth organization that promotes awareness and action among students and youth in relation to ethical implications of science and technology policy, particularly matters of international security and weapons of mass destruction. ... SDS Button Logo The Students for a Democratic Society (SDS) was, historically, a student activist movement in the United States that was one of the main iconic representations of that countrys New Left. ... St. ... The TUXIS Parliament of Alberta (“TPA”) is one of a number of provincial youth parliaments that has its origins in the boys work movement of the 19th and early 20th centuries. ... Trips for Kids Metro DC is a childrens organization that highlights the importance of physical activity and good nature to children. ... TEJO is the Tutmonda Esperantista Junulara Organizo, or World Esperanto Youth Organization. ... Old and new Woodcraft Folk logos The Woodcraft Folk is a UK-based educational movement for children and young people, considered the youth arm of the co-operative movement. ... YMCAs in the United States and Canada use this logo. ... Young Americans for Freedom (or YAF) is a conservative youth group based in the United States of America. ... The Young Communist League, USA (YCL-USA) is the fraternal youth organization of the Communist Party, USA. It should not be confused with its British counterpart, also called the Young Communist League. ... ECOSY - Young European Socialists is an association of socialist and social democratic youth organisations in the European Union. ... Young Riflemen (Lithuanian: Jaunieji Å auliai) is a nationalistic youth paramilitary organization in Lithuania. ... Young Inventors International or YII is a non-profit organization started in 2001 by Anne Swift, a university student at the time. ... The Youth Action Network (formerly the National Federation of Youth Action Agencies) is a UK-wide youth organisation that promotes volunteering by young people in their communities. ... Youth CAN logo. ... Established in 1922, Youth Parliament of Manitoba (YPM) is a non-partisan, non-denominational, non-profit organization that educates youth in effective public speaking and the parliamentary process. ... Neysa Moran McMein (1888-1949) Y.W.C.A. In Service for the Girls of the World, Poster, 1919 The YWCA (originally Young Womens Christian Association) is a world-wide organisation, founded in the UK in 1855. ... The Western Canada Youth Parliament (WCYP) is a bi-ennial event that brings together delegations from the British Columbia Youth Parliament (BCYP), the TUXIS Parliament of Alberta, the Saskatchewan Youth Parliament (SYP) and the Youth Parliament of Manitoba (YPM) for a four-day parliamentary session, usually during the Victoria Day... WFDY symbol The World Federation of Democratic Youth is a youth organization, recognized by the United Nations as an international youth non-governmental organization. ...

Disbanded youth organizations

The Hitler Youth (German: Hitler-Jugend, abbreviated HJ) was a paramilitary organization of the Nazi Party that existed from 1922 to 1945. ... Opera Nazionale Balilla (ONB) was a Italian Fascist youth organization functioning, as an addition to school education, between 1926 and 1937 (the year it was fused into the Gioventù Italiana del Littorio, GIL, a youth section of the National Fascist Party). ... Arditi was the name adopted by Italian Army elite assault troops of World War I. The name derives from the Italian verb Ardire (to dare) and translates as the braves. Reparti dassalto (Assault Units) were formed in the summer of 1917 by Colonel Bassi, and were assigned the tactical... The Youth Leagues were societies of young people, mainly intellectuals, who wanted independence for Sri Lanka. ... The Jaffna Youth Congress, was the first of Sri Lankas Youth Leagues. ... Pioniri was a name of Young Pioneers of the former Yugoslavia. ... Czechoslovak pioneers A pioneer movement is an organization for children operated by a communist party. ...

College and young-adult organizations

AIESEC’s official logo since 1991 AIESEC is The international platform for young people to discover and develop their potential. As a global, student-run, non-profit organization, AIESEC looks to create tomorrows leaders, today through the facilitation of an internship exchange program. ... Please wikify (format) this article or section as suggested in the Guide to layout and the Manual of Style. ... The Collegiate Statesmen Foundation (CSF) [1] is a 501(c)(3) non-profit educational organization. ... The Collegiate State of America (CSA) is a student-run, non-partisan debate and political awareness organization for college students. ... YHA is an initialism or abbreviation for Youth Hostels Association, for example that of England, Wales, and Australia. ... NACURH, or National Association of College and University Residence Halls Incorporated, is an international organization made up of eight regions. ... The National Union of Students (NUS) is the main organisation claiming to represent students unions in the United Kingdom. ... Never Again International is a collaborative international network which aims to provoke ideas and action for peace. ...

Other Helpful Links

  • GameSecretary.Com, a large database of games for use in youth ministry.

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