YCA gives young people a voice

Why does it matter?

No person shall be a Representative who shall not have attained to the age of twenty-five Years.
U.S. Constitution

Article 1, Section 2.2

Legally, the Constitution does not provide for any direct representation for individuals underneath the age of 25.

We leverage the collective strength of youth to affect meaningful change.

As an organization, we represent the group interests of youth and seek to both advance the status of youth within our current political framework and build a sustainable future centered around the most pressing issues for our generation.

Sounds good to you?

Come join our team and push for the issues that matter most to youth!

We fight.

We fight for the issues that affect all American youth.

Chief among our focuses are criminal justice, economics, education, public health, youth engagement, and sexual assault prevention.