The Springfield Youth Empowerment Project (YEP) recently made grants to seven organizations in Springfield to support youth-oriented and youth-driven projects. They made presentations to these organizations on December 8th.
The Springfield YEP is made up of students from each high school in Springfield (Bailey, Springfield Catholic, Central, Glendale, Greenwood, Hillcrest, Kickapoo, and Parkview). To see a full list of the grants the students made, follow the link:
Picture: Students from the Springfield YEP tour the Kitchen, Inc. and present a check to the organization to purchase beds for children staying at the facility.