Emotional Support Through Physical Education Lessons Online

Needless to say, frightening days of quarantine had an impact on such vulnerable groups as children and young people. Responding to this difficult situation, the team of the Kazickas Family Foundation “Youth Can” program is searching for creative ways to connect students to the program and each other, to keep them positive, physically active and […]

Program’s Participants Celebrated the Upcoming Independence Restoration Day at The White Hall of the Lithuanian Presidential Palace

On Tuesday, the upcoming 30th anniversary of Lithuanian independence was marked with a concert “The Children of Freedom Celebrate”, joined by President Gitanas Nauseda and First Lady Diana Nausediene. Saxophonist, professor Petras Vysniauskas, who is a recipient of the Lithuanian National Prize for Culture and Arts, joined the children from Plunge region Alsedziai St. Narutavicius, […]

Support Lithuanian youth by donating 1,2% of your income tax

Help Lithuanian youth reach their dreams by donating 1,2% of your income tax to one of The Kazickas Family Foundation programs: “Youth Can” or ASSIST. Your contribution will go directly to the program of your choice to help us continue creating more opportunities for Lithuanian youth. How to: In order to be eligible to donate […]

Two-day seminar for “Youth Can” coaches

We have kick-started the season with a two-day seminar for “Youth Can” coaches. The program coordinators presented the 2019-2020 season plan for the year ahead, 8 champion tools and their importance to the program. In addition, lecturers from The Lithuanian Children and Youth Centre presented the concept of non-formal education, classification of competences and their […]

New season of “Youth Can”!

On September 8th we have kicked off with the new season of “Youth Can”! We say a huge thank you to Vilnius Marathon which provided such an opportunity for as many as 160 participants of the program not only to run together the 2 km Student-Run, but also to participate in all the other activities. […]

“Youth Can” is Launching Its New Season in Vilnius on September 8 th!

The Kazickas Family Foundation’s “Youth Can” program is launching its new season on September 8th during the Danske Bank Vilnius Marathon. The program will continue its work promoting social and individual growth as well as encouraging physical activity of youth living in Lithuania’s remote regions. More than 200 participants from the program’s 16 locations all […]

Lithuania‘s Youth Met with the U.S. Army Cadets

Kazickas Family Foundation‘s program “Youth Can“ invited boys and girls from the regions to meet with the U.S. Army cadets training in Lithuania. More than 300 Lithuanian youth met with 50 U.S Army cadets in Simnas, Smalininkai, Ariogala and Lentvaris on June 5th and 6th accordingly. Teens and cadets got to know each other, to […]

President Dalia Grybauskaite Honors “Youth Can” Program

The Kazickas Family Foundation and its program “Youth Can” teams are grateful and honored by a special gesture of gratitude from Her Excellency Dalia Grybauskaite. On the last day of May, at the Presidential Palace Park, during the picnic celebrating three-year anniversary of “For a Safe Lithuania” campaign closest partners of the initiative received a […]

“Youth Can” Summer Challenge

The Kazickas Family Foundation and its program “Youth Can” invite everyone to participate in a summer challenge which takes place in all program’s locations in Lithuania from June 26th to August 31st, 2019. THE GOAL OF THE CHALLENGE To promote physical and social activity of youth during the summer. MAIN OBJECTIVES To promote volunteering; To […]