The Youth Program Directory is possible because of the dedication and commitment of a wide range of stakeholders and funders. The collaboration has made the idea of a single directory possible for the region. Thank you to the lead partners and founding funders for your time and investment.

Lead Partners

Youth Development Executives of King County (YDEKC)

YDEKC is a coalition of 90 youth-serving organizations working together to advance the youth development field. Collectively, our members provide critical services and high quality, enriching programs for young people county wide. To learn more, please visit


SOAR builds and strengthens effective partnerships to support children and youth. SOAR manages the King County Youth Development Network and the King County Youth Advisory Council. To learn more, please visit

King County 2-1-1

King County 2-1-1 provides the most comprehensive information on health and human services available to King County residents. Our database of more than 5,000 services which will feed the new Youth Program Directory is part of the Washington Information Network 211. To learn more, please visit

The Road Map Project

The Road Map Project is a community-wide effort aimed at improving education to drive dramatic improvement in student achievement from cradle to college and career in South King County and South Seattle. CCER is the backbone organization that staffs the Road Map Project. To learn more, please visit

Additional project partners include: School’s Out Washington, the Seattle School District, the Suburban King County Coordinating Council on Gangs, the Puget Sound Educational School District, United Way of King County, and others.



“You must do the things you think you cannot do.”

Eleanor Roosevelt