MissionMission: Youth Leadership Initiative's (YLI) mission advances racial equity and social justice through:
Developing the next generation of leaders who reflect the diversity of the community to contribute their talents to create a thriving, inclusive, just, and multicultural world;
Elevating the voice, power, and participation of young people;
Building the capacity of individuals and organizations that work with youth; and
Being a catalyst for justice, change, and transformation in the systems that impact youth.
Vision: Our community is inclusive, authentic, and just.