All You Need To Know About Global Youth Service Days
Talking about the current era, we must not forget the contribution of the young generation. They are actually playing a very impactful role to make the entire world a better place for everyone. Well, we are highlighting the contribution of youth because we are going to tell you about the Global Youth Service Days. This is a very special annual event when young people across the globe conduct various community services. Apart from this, they also do various youth voice activities and service-learning. These activities definitely help the world, countries, and communities. You might be surprised to know that they conduct these activities in more than 100 nations every year in the month of April. If we specifically talk about the date, they basically conduct this event between 20th April and 22nd April.
Caring has the gift of making the ordinary special.
George R. Bach
Well, the Global Youth Service Days event is also called National Youth Service Day. It is, no doubt, one of the largest annual celebrations of the young volunteers. Youth Service America along with other organizations conducted this event in 2020. Surprisingly, almost 2000 youth organizations took part in this event. Many organizations such as Habitat for Humanity, Woodmen of the World, United States Conference of Mayors, and many more come forward on this day and they indulge themselves in various activities on the Global Youth Service Days. Kofi Atta Annan who is a Ghanaian diplomat is of the opinion that volunteers play a very important role and if we talk about the Global Youth Service Days, it basically marks the celebration of the efforts of the young volunteers.
Background Of Global Youth Service Days
As we are talking about the Global Youth Service Days, we must highlight the background of this event. It was in 1988 when this event was launched. Initially, people in the United States call it National Youth Service Day and then, it got international recognition. At present, more than 100 nations observe this event. Youth Service America coordinates this event and most projects are actually based in the United States. Over the course of time, many young volunteers from other nations are taking part in these activities and they are making this event successful.
What do People do On This Day?
By now, you have known the basic things and background of the Global Youth Service Days. However, you might be thinking about what people do on this day. Well, individuals, schools, and youth organizations conduct various projects on this day.
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