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 […]

250 “Youth Can” children visit Vilnius

On April 5th, 250  “Youth Can” children from all program’s locations in Lithuania visited Vilnius – the capital of Lithuania. The children went to the Bernardine Garden and the Palace of the Grand Dukes where they not only saw two exhibitions, but also climbed up to the observation tower to enjoy the panoramic view of […]

NASA trainee Migle Mickonyte visits Zelva and Miroslavas

On March 26th Miroslavas and Zelsva teams were in for a real surprise: Benas, Youth Can program coordinator, brought a special guest – NASA trainee Migle Mickonyte. “Youth Can” participant Egle Zilinskaitė from Miroslavas team shares her memories and impressions (text unedited): As usual, we started the meeting with exercises followed by a few team […]

Veliucionys socialization centre children awarded “One Team” diplomas by basketball club “Rytas”

“Youth Can” Veliucionys socialization centre team was awarded diplomas by basketball club “Rytas” players during halftime of their final basketball game at Rytas home arena in Vilnius.  Overall ten sessions of basketball club “Rytas” trainings with the Veliucionys socialisation centre children took place as part of the Euroleague Basketball’s social responsibility program “One Team”. “Rytas” […]