Alsėdžiai team met the Deputy Minister of Culture

On September 21st, Vice-minister of Culture of Lithuania Ingrida Veliūte and Samogitian Museum “Alka” director Eva Stonkevičiene met with the Alsedziai team girls on the museum’s beautiful terrace. They talked about the career opportunities in the field of culture, shared their own stories about their career paths, discussed balancing leadership and motherhood, and the hard […]


“Youth Can” program is bringing summer camp experience to its students. This opportunity was made available to children who could previously only dream about it thanks to generous donors and the Kazickas Family Foundation. We invite you to contribute and bring the experience of summer camp free of charge to children who need the financial […]

Closing the “Youth Can” 2019-2020 Season

On June 18th another “Youth Can” season was celebrated with a coach appreciation event at “Gojaus atgaiva” ranch in the Kedainiai region. A hot summer day started with a kayaking challenge down the Nevezis river, followed by an intimate indoor ceremony. The Kazickas Family Foundation Vilnius office director Agne Vertelkaite congratulated everyone and thanked them […]


The Kazickas Family Foundation “Youth Can” program is inviting all young people from Lithuania and beyond to participate in a Summer Challenge from June 22, 2020 till August 16, 2020. Participants will have to complete assigned tasks that promote personal development and physical activity. The main sponsor DECATHLON established the main prize – mountain bike! […]

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 […]