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Here are the pictures from the 2017 Youth Leadership Summit. Participants took part in a variety of activities throughout the day while learning how to be positive leaders.
The Spearfish Community Coalition partnered with public schools to promote drug free lifestyles through participation in Red Ribbon Week. The National Red Ribbon Campaign is the oldest and largest drug prevention program in the nation, reaching millions of young people during Red Ribbon Week each year.
Here are some pictures from our 2014 Youth Leadership Summit. We had over 90 participants this year! Participants took part in a variety of activities throughout the day while learning how to be positive leaders. Hope to see you next year!
Pictures from the 2014 Post SnoBall Breakfast that was held at the Holiday Inn.
Social smoking looks as ridiculous and smells as bad as social farting, so why not stop? This video is brought to you by the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care in Ontario Canada as a part of their Quit the Denial campaign. Enjoy!
The South Dakota Department of Highway Safety reminds travelers to stay safe this holiday season by using a designated driver if they’ve been drinking.
Big Tobacco spends one million dollars every hour to recruit kids as “replacement smokers” for the over 400,000 Americans killed each year by tobacco. Watch “Irreplaceable,” a video by the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids and Y Street, the Virginia Foundation for Healthy Youth’s teen volunteer group.
Here are the top 10 door decorations from this year’s door decorating contest! Mrs. Case’s class won 1st place for their “Don’t Disappoint Your Mum…y” message. Mr. Syman’s class came in 2nd with Mrs. Peter’s class close behind in 3rd place. We can’t wait to see what these clever classes will come up with next year!
Big Tobacco’s products kill more people than shark attacks, yeti attacks, fires, floods, sky diving accidents, car crashes, and murder combined. (breath) Quite a list huh?
This video was produced by CADCA and was filmed at the CADCA Mid-Year Conference in 2012. Janelle talks about how the Spearfish Community Coalition is reducing tobacco-use in SD and what strategies others can use in the fight against big tobacco.
Meet Tara! She is one of the new YET Leaders. Tara is 25 years-old and is from Rapid City. She recently graduated from Black Hills State University and is eager to get the Youth Empowerment Team off the ground!
Meet Kirstie! She is one of the new YET Leaders. Kirstie is 23 years-old and is a Spearfish native. She recently graduated from Minnesota State University in Mankato, MN and is eager to get the Youth Empowerment Team off the ground!
The Partnership at Drugfree.org’s latest PSA that illustrates both the physical and cognitive damage that occurs to young people’s brains as a result of substance abuse.
A clever video by ugly truth about the chemicals found in cigarettes and cigarette smoke. Leave it to a visual aid like this to really show people how bad and gross cigarettes really are. To learn more about the ugly truth and what they do visit their website at thetruth.com
Pictures from the Downtown Friday Nights events on Main Street Spearfish. Spearfish Community Coalition sponsors the ID Scanning tent every Friday. More pictures to be added after each event. Thank you to all of our wonderful volunteers!
Here are some great photos from the Youth Day Leadership Summit! Thanks to Holly, Malcom and Cricket for making it such a successful day!
Nonprofit Strategies Training with Susan Hyatt from Core Thought out of Denver, CO. The training was great!
The Youth Empowerment Team hanging out at the pool! Join today!
Check out our float entries for the past three Christmas’ in the Spearfish Holidazzle Light Parade! This year, the parade was cancelled but we still made a pretty cool looking float!
Little Bee enjoying the Youth and Family Fall Festival Carnival at the Rec Center!
Our float for the 2012 Holidazzle Light Parade in Spearfish. She’s all dressed up with no where to go! (Parade was cancelled - so sad)
Above the Influence is a nationally recognized youth led campaign that supports the concept that we all have a choice and we can choose to be above the negative influences around us. Check out this video about being strong, supporting others and rising Above the Influence!