Young Governors

"Empowering communities by empowering youth."

Young Governors 6.0

We've loved every minute of our journey

"Think globally, act locally"

10 minute sketch of our ideal community. 
What we wish to see in Elmhurst.
2/25/17

Leadership Training

YG alum, Nhi, leading a training on leadership to the new crew.
3/25/17 

Attention!

Our Youth Leaders created posters to attract civilians from the community to help us select the major topic we will be focusing on this year and coming.
4/16/17

We Will Miss You!

Tribute to our last moments with YG 6.0 interns, Laz Luna and James Patterson. Thank you for all the support and advice that you have given us!! Keep up with all the good work that you have been contributing to the society!
4/29/17

Land Use & Cultural Planning

YG @ Land Use and Cultural Planning workshop for CB4 learning about (un)affordable housing.
5/20/17
@Queens Library at Lefrak City

Meeting @ Senator's Office

Presenting our vacant lots project at NYS Senator Jose Peralta's office.
6/9/17

Beautification

YG, getting involved in community efforts to make Elmhurst beautiful.
7/22/17
It's My Park Day
@ Elmhurst Park and Elmhurst Community Mural

New Business Cards

Fresh cards for outreach.
7/22/17

Meeting with Assemblyman

Meeting with assemblyman Brian Barnwell to present our ideas to improve our community.
8/5/17

Introducing YG Park Day

Introducing our new event, YG Park Day at Broadway Park.
8/13/17

Planning & Face-painting Lesson

Planning for our community event next Sunday at Broadway park.
We visited Alicia to learn how to face paint.
8/18/17

Looking Forward

Excited for YG Park Day!
8/23/17

YG PARK DAY 2017

Perfect day for YG Park day! Engaged local kids in our efforts and made the park a little cleaner together. Thanks to our awesome volunteers and Starbucks and Patacon for your donations.
8/27/17

Success

Our plans came true.
8/27/17

Celebration!

Celebrating our successes and learning from our failures at our end of year celebration. Thanks to Queens Comfort and George for taking such good care of us!
9/1/17