“Because of Solar Youth, I am a better student and learned more about the problems in my community” – Solar Youth participant

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A longtime FOSY (Friend of Solar Youth) has challenged us to find at least 13 people to make longer-term investments in Solar Youth programming.We are calling these folks "Dragonfly FOSY".To learn...


Mission & Vision

Solar Youth’s mission is to empower youth from New Haven’s low income neighborhoods to achieve lifelong success.  Through programs that connect youth to the environment, their communities and each other, youth build the skills and motivations necessary to be positive contributors to their community, have healthy relationships, be physically and mentally healthy, and become economically self-sufficient

Solar Youth’s vision is to empower youth to achieve life long success through exploration, problem-solving, and long-term supportive relationships!


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