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Celebrating Tobacco-Free School Divisions

I’m Belle and I’m a senior at Central High School in Woodstock, VA. This is my second year in Y Street and my first year on the Y Street Leadership Team. My favorite campaign is the 24/7 campaign because of how much it can change schools all around Virginia. The main issue that the 24/7 … Read More

Helping My School District Adopt the First Truly Tobacco-Free Policy in New Mexico

Hello my name is Kevin Pulido, I am in the 10th grade at Roswell High School. I am an active member with Evolvement New Mexico, a youth led movement promoting a healthier New Mexico. I have been working with the 24/7 campaign for the past year to help all of New Mexico’s schools become tobacco-free. … Read More

This is Me, Tobacco-Free: A Poem about 24/7 Tobacco-Free Schools

This poem was written by Evolvement New Mexico Leadership Team Member Charlotte Stalker, senior at Arrowhead Park Early College HS in Las Cruces, about the 24/7 campaign – helping schools be tobacco-free 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. This is me, Tobacco-Free Tobacco in schools chokes my future. It steals my job potential … Read More

YOUR CHOICE: A Poem about 24/7 Tobacco-Free Schools

This poem was written by Evolver Arlene Munoz, sophomore at Arrowhead Park Early College HS in Las Cruces about the 24/7 campaign – helping schools be tobacco-free 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Your Choice Both men and women, Smoking cigarettes became a “trend” Teenagers aged exposed and addicted to smoking, Death is … Read More

Have a Great Start with Breakfast!

My name is Miazha and I am a junior at Riverbend High School. I’ve had the amazing opportunity to be a part of the Y Street Leadership Team for my first time this year. It’s very exciting to take on more tasks for Y Street and be exposed to important people who help make real … Read More

YSLT Kick Off Summit Recap

My name is Dakota Kahley and I am a senior at Stafford High School. I have been in Y Street for 4 years and this will be my 3rd year on the Y Street Leadership Team. Every summer, as leadership team members, we are invited to attend the YSLT Kick Off Summit. At the Summit, … Read More

No Minor Sale Success at the Diez y Seis Fiesta

My name is Charlotte Stalker from Las Cruces, and I am currently a member of the Evolvement New Mexico Leadership Team. This is my second year in the leadership team, which means I’ve gotten to organize and work events for both the 24/7 and No Minor Sale campaigns. September 16-17th, 2017 was the Diez y … Read More

24/7 Campaign: Meeting with My School Board

My name is Kevin Pulido and I’m a sophomore at Roswell High School. Since I joined Evolvement a year ago, I have been working on the 24/7 campaign to help make my school and all New Mexico schools truly tobacco-free. Throughout the year, I have participated in 24/7 events at my school, met with my … Read More

Building Skills and Friendship ENMLT Summit

Hello, my name is Katey Green, and I am a senior at Los Alamos High School. I am a part of the 2017-18 Evolvement New Mexico Leadership Team (ENMLT). As an Evolver I have had many great opportunities including leading 24/7 campaign event at my school for Kick Butts Day and meeting with my principal … Read More

Great Starts with Breakfast at the Childhood Obesity Conference

My name is Lyndsey Dillingham and I am writing this at the conclusion of my junior year. This upcoming school year will be my second year on YSLT and my third year in Y Street altogether. My passion for improving the health of our home state led me to participate in as many campaign events … Read More