YouthBuild Louisville assists young people in meeting significant life goals, such as preparing for college and careers, by providing services in education, vocational training, community service, case management, placement, and post-graduation support.

YouthBuild’s New Look!

YouthBuild USA unveiled new global branding for the first time since its inception in 1978. This new visual identity was designed to reflect the breadth and depth of its work and unify its nearly 300 programs around the world.ย  YouthBuild Louisville is excited to be a part of the YouthBuild movement and to celebrate this rebranding locally.

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YBL's Community Baby Shower was a huge success! We provided 12 young mothers with a wide selection of donated baby clothes, toys, diapers, and more. ๐Ÿ‘ถ๐Ÿพ๐Ÿ’

We even got Ana'Neicia Williams from Momology Maternal Wellness Club to come present on Perinatal Mental Health! ๐Ÿคฑ๐Ÿฟ
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Come out on the 31st for food, music, and fun! You won't want to miss this great combination of community and opportunities! youthbuildlouky photo

The Urban Conservation Corps visited @WaterfrontGrdns to learn about native plants & regenerative agriculture. ๐ŸŒพCan you believe that this was a landfill just 4 years ago!? UCC is excited to use what they learned as they plant a "Fruit Forest" on a plot near YBL Campus next year! youthbuildlouky photo

WE LOVE OUR YBL FAMILY! Friday's Cookout & Family Fun Day was a huge success. Thank you to EVERYONE who came out to grab a plate ๐Ÿฝ, play some basketball, kickball, & cornhole ๐Ÿ€, get their portrait drawn by volunteer Henry Gentry ๐Ÿ–ผ, and make arts and crafts with @playcousins502 youthbuildlouky photo

The time has come for our YBL Family Fun Day and Cookout tomorrow from 10a-1p at Shelby Park!
This event is open to EVERYONE! Bring the whole family for relay races, obstacle courses, cornhole, a basketball tournament, and caricatures by our volunteer art teacher Henry Gentry!
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Our Urban Conservation Corps members have really *grown๐ŸŒฑ๐ŸŒณ into their spot at the Beechmont Open Air Farmers Market. In the 5 weeks since they started, the UCC Fresh Corps has sold over $1,100 in fresh produce, eggs, and honey! ๐Ÿ…๐Ÿฅš๐Ÿฏ youthbuildlouky photo