Generation Citizen's Civics Day

On Tuesday, May 9, Generation Citizen held their annual Civics Day at Riverside Church. TYWLS of the Bronx and TYWLS of Queens presented on various community issues they have been working on throughout the spring semester at their respective schools. Students listened to various speeches made by the Executive Director, DeNora Getachew, Chief Executive Officer, Scott Warren, and an inspiring keynote speaker Deputy Mayor Richard Buery before beginning rounds of presentations. The day ended with an award ceremony, where TYWLS of the Bronx was given the Open Mindedness Award, for their Economic Development presentation on LGBTQ Youth Homelessness.


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