Young Americans Blog

About: Janet Redwine

As the Development Coordinator, I work with the community to support the fantastic programs here at Young Americans.

Posts by Janet Redwine:

    A New Crew on the Youth Board

    By: Janet Redwine Published: September 3rd, 2015

    Young Americans Center for Financial Education has announced the names of the 14 teens from throughout the metro area who will serve on its Youth Advisory Board for the 2015-2016 school year. What is the Youth Advisory Board?  According to… Read the rest

    Sponsor Spotlight: MarkWest Energy Partners

    By: Janet Redwine Published: August 31st, 2015
    HQ Volunteer station

    MarkWest Energy Partners is a relatively new supporter of Young Americans Center, but their last three years of partnership has helped create an inviting and exciting Towne environment for students, parents, and teachers. MarkWest sponsors the Volunteer Station at Young… Read the rest

    Sponsor Spotlight: Xcel Energy

    By: Janet Redwine Published: August 10th, 2015

    Each month, Young Americans Center highlights an outstanding sponsor in our “Spotlight” series.  This month’s sponsor helps introduce students to careers in the energy industry as well as how to incorporate energy savings tips into their homes and businesses. Xcel… Read the rest

    Be Your Own Boss Summer Camp

    By: Janet Redwine Published: July 13th, 2015
    Jordan and Shirley Mae

    Campers in last week’s Be Your Own Boss (BYOB) summer camp had a great time learning all about business!  This camp is meant to be an introduction to business for students who’ve completed 5th or 6th grade.  Throughout their week… Read the rest

    Golfing for a Good Cause – When Adults Play, Kids Win!

    By: Janet Redwine Published: July 2nd, 2015
    rolling hills

    Young Americans Center was thrilled to be the beneficiary of the 2015 Rolling Hills Golf Classic, an annual event held by The Foundation at Rolling Hills.  Rolling Hills Members, corporate sponsors, and guests filled the club house and greens for… Read the rest

    Girls Can Summer Camp

    By: Janet Redwine Published: June 26th, 2015

    One of the camps running last week at Young Americans Center was Girls Can—a camp just for GIRLS!  In addition to running Young AmeriTowne at the end of the week, the 5th and 6th graders in this camp learn about… Read the rest

    Philanthropy at Young Americans Center

    By: Janet Redwine Published: June 1st, 2015
    Don Station-Double Fisted

    What is philanthropy?  Literally, philanthropy means a voluntary action for the public good.  In practice, it means giving your time, talents, or treasure, and philanthropy is hugely important to Young Americans Center.  Philanthropy was an important value of Bill Daniels… Read the rest