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Book signing celebrates sustainability
June 25, 2021



Job Shadow Day Reception 2017
Feb 21, 2017



Startup Weekend Blue Explores the Blue Economy
May 4, 2016


At Cape Event, Winner Tests the Waters

April 5, 2016



MVYLI holds Job Shadow Day for high school students
February 10, 2016



Free youth screening of ‘He Named Me Malala’ October 28, 2015



MVYLI joins BiodiversityWorks Coastsweep beach cleanup
October 7, 2015


Keeping Legacy of Non-Violence Alive
June 25, 2015



MVYLI Summit & Gandhi Youth Forum
July 1, 2015



Pat Gregory Award Goes to Beka El-Deiry
February 5, 2015



MVYLI Job Shadow Day pairs students with mentors
February 4, 2015



Island Youth React to Selma
February 18, 2015



MVYLI Works for Cleaner Beaches
September 25, 2014



MVYLI pairs high school students with professionals
February 12, 2014



Martha’s Vineyard Youth Leadership Initiative essay contest
December 12, 2013

Island Connections Dan Stanton


Stone Soup will honor Island film makers at Edgartown ceremony
July 31, 2013



Youth Leadership Intitiative summit explores sustainability
July 2, 2013



Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School students test-drive careers February 6, 2013

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Martha’s Vineyard Youth Leader Initiative Shadow Day 2013



Vineyard Youth Summit for Sustainable Development Ends a Successful Week

Stone Soup Ambassador Travels to Caribbean, December 10, 2009

Make a Difference Day: Mobilization of Island Volunteers
November 10, 2000


New Island Pushes Volunteerism: Speaker Morgan Hauck
October 6, 2000


Celebration of Heroes: Island foundation honors acts of service 
July 17, 2000


Celebration of Local Heroes Honors Islanders
July 16, 2000


Panel Explore Littleton Implications
July 15, 1999


Walter Cronkite Named Community Hero, Will Host Stone Soup Foundation Event
July 4, 2000


Walter Cronkite Hosts Celebration of Heroes
July 2000


New Year’s Resolution: Be an Everyday Hero
December 30, 1999


Students Honor Memory of Dr. King
January 2, 1999


Serving on the Governor’s Youth Council, Vineyard Gazette,  December 13, 2012

Named to Governor’s Youth Council, MV Times, December 5, 2012

Charlayne Hunter-Gault asks high schoolers to promote change, MV Times, October 25, 2012

School Lessons from Civil Rights Pioneer, Vineyard Gazette, October 12, 2012

Honoring Walter Cronkite’s Legacy, Vineyard Gazette, August 10, 2012

Shavanae Anderson is the 2012 Walter Cronkite Award Recipient, Caribbean Tourism News, July 30, 2012

MVYLI Youth Featured on National Radio Show, July 9, 2012, or (type in weaa 88.9FM)

Youth Leadership Nominees for 2012 Announced, Vineyard Gazette, May 25, 2012

MVYLI Announces Nominees for 2012 Youth Leadership Summit, Martha’s Vineyard Patch, May 7, 2012

Fellowship Means Farming Dreams Come True for High School Senior, Martha’s Vineyard Patch, March 21, 2012

When Seeing Your Shadow is a Good Thing, Vineyard Gazette, February 17, 2012

Job Shadow Day Brings Out Some of the Island’s Brightest, Martha’s Vineyard Patch, February 4, 2012

MVYLI Youth Inspires Farmers’ Roundtable, Martha’s Vineyard Patch, February 1, 2012

Bioneers Return, The High School View, MV Times,  November 3, 2011

MVYLI Youth Leaders Connecting for Change, MV  Patch, October 26, 2011

MVYLI Youth Explore Sustainable Best Practices, MV Patch: October 5, 2011

Going Around the World in 36 Films, Holly Nadler, Vineyard Gazette,Sept. 17, 2011

Jamaican born youth leader on path of becoming doctor, Positive Tourism News, Sept. 11, 2011

Celebrating the Second Annual Walter Cronkite Awards, MV Patch, July 21, 2011

Walter Cronkite Awards Ceremony this Sunday, MV Patch, July 16, 2011

Leadership Key Ingredient for Stone Soup, Vineyard Gazette, July 19, 2011

Cronkite Awards For Student, Filmmaker, Vineyard Gazette, July 15, 2011

Youth Leadership Summit Yields Sustainable Projects, Vineyard Gazette, July 1, 2011

Vineyard Youth Summit for Sustainable Development Ends a Successful Week, MV Patch, June 26 2011

AmeriCorps Volunteers Digging the IslandVineyard Gazette, May 13, 2011

AmeriCorps pitches in on Martha’s Vineyard, MV Times, May 12, 2011

Nominate Youth Leader: MVYLI seeking delegates to 2011 Youth Leadership Summit for Sustainable Development, MV Patch, April 30, 2011

Martha’s Vineyard Patch Whiz Kid: Amoy Anderson, MV Patch, April 9, 2011

MVYLI Youth To Cape & Islands Youth Congress Summit, MV Times, March 23, 2011

Job Shadow DayMV Times, February 10, 2011

Students Come In to Be Shadows For On-the-Job Work Experience, Vineyard Gazette, Feb. 4, 2011

Vineyard Youth: Connecting for Change at Bioneers By the Bay Conference MV Times, Gazette, November 12, 2010

MVYLI College Field Trip, MV Times, October 7, 2010

Celebrating Walter Cronkite, MV Times,August 5, 2010

Walter Cronkite Tribute Rewards Future Leaders, Vineyard Gazette, July 20, 2010

Generation Green Gathers for Summit,  Vineyard Gazette, July 2, 2010

Sustainability Summit Youth Delegates NamedVineyard Gazette, May 14, 2010

Menemsha Inn Hosts Vineyard Youth SummitVineyard Gazette, April 30, 2010

Sustaining Life Starting Young: It Takes a Whole Village, MV Times, April 29, 2010 



MVYLI Videos

MVYLI Job Shadow Day 2012Passing The Torch, 2011

MVYLI’s College Prep & Field Trip Program, 2011

MVYLI Youth Featured on Pathways to Success, 2011

MVYLI Job Shadow Day, 2011

2nd Annual Walter Cronkite Awards Ceremony, Martha’s Vineyard, 2011

Emma HallBilsback, MVYLI Sustainable Vineyard Map, 2011

Meagan McDonough, Walter Cronkite Award Winner 2011

Youth Leadership Summit for Sustainable Development: 2011Youth Leadership Summit for Sustainable Development: 2010

Josue Cruz, Walter Cronkite Award Winner 2010

MVY Radio, Emma HilBalsback, July 15, 2010

In Celebration of Heroes narrated by Walter Cronkite, premiered at event at Tabernacle, July 16, 2000