Building a more inclusive generation of conservation stewards through mentorship, cultural expression, and a careers pipeline.

United Cultures for Arts + Nature is an 8th-12th grade youth program in partnership with the US Forest Service and the National Wildlife Federation building a more inclusive generation of conservation stewards through mentorship, cultural expression, and a fully-developed opportunity pipeline.

U-CAN is a program of AFC + A, in partnership with the US Forest Service (USFS)

AFC+A ANNOUNCES THE

2019 U-CAN SUMMER YOUTH CONGRESS

Americas for Conservation + the Arts (AFC+A), in partnership with the support of the US Forest Service & its Woodsy Owl Conservation Corps, are looking forward to hosting young leaders from across the country, Puerto Rico and Mexico, to participate in the United Cultures for Art + Nature (U-CAN) Green Ambassadors Youth Congress this Summer of 2019.

 

DATES & LOCATIONS:  

Escuela S.U. Botijas I
Orocovis, PR

July 7 - 14th, 2019

PUERTO RICO

July 27th - August 3rd, 2019

Taxco El Viejo, MEXICO

STUDENTS MUST BE GRADES: 8th - 12th

 

We are excited to invite our partners, education and conservation organizations, and the community at large to submit nominations of future leaders in your organizations and communities. Nominees should be students interested in natural sciences, arts and the outdoors.

 

The U-CAN scholarship covers all of the program costs including; your transportation (inside the Country and/or State, no more than 50 miles distance) to and from one of the designated pick-up spots, and your lodging and meals during your stay. In this Congress, students will experience an innovative curriculum joining studies in the principles of environmental stewardship with the development of creative skills in verbal, visual, and sound arts and their application to social change. 

I want to Sponsor

U-CAN Students:

Program recognition at U-CAN Congress

Online mention in Website and Social Media

We need your support

by playing these videos (Spanish version bellow) discover how to become a:

U-CAN SPONSOR-HERO

For more information about the Congress and activities:

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2018 U-CAN PUERTO RICO

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2018 U-CAN COLORADO

HIGHLIGHTS FROM THE

2017 U-CAN YOUTH CONGRESS

Non-profit Organization

Tax Exempt Status: 501(c)(3)  EIN 32-0241204 July 2012

AFC+A USA

 

Address: 1942 Broadway St., Suite 210

Boulder, Colorado 80302

Contact: Irene Vilar, Founder & CEO

Phone. 303.330.6597

Email: irene@americasforconservation.org

AFC+A Puerto Rico Offices

 

AFC+A Metro

P.O. Box 13934

San Juan, Puerto Rico. 00908

AFC+A Sur

4 Calle Santo Domingo

Yauco, Puerto Rico 00678

 

Contact: Jonathan Cintron, Director PR

cintron@americasforconservation.org

Initial design by Rafael Lopez / Manage and updates by Jonathan Cintrón

©2019 Americas For Conservation + The Arts

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