Youth leadership organizations are usually nonprofit entities that focus on offering avenues to develop the leadership skills and selfconfidence of eight to 18yearolds. Many entrepreneurs confuse the concept of running a nonprofit with volunteer work.
Another local nonprofit organization that takes a unique approach to teen volunteering is the Seattle branch of Ashokas Youth Venture. Ashoka helps create lifelong change makers by funding community service projects that the teens create.
The following is a list of youth organizations. A youth organization is a type of organization with a focus upon providing activities and socialization for minors. The Boys& Girls Aid Society (US) Boys and Girls Clubs of America (US) British Columbia Youth Parliament Teen Mania Ministries (US) Taking Children Seriously (UK)