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Fredericksburg, Virginia 22405
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Youth First 2015
"Building a Stronger Community"

Youth First 2015 will take place on Friday, February 6, 2015
at the Riverside Conference Center in Stafford County.

This Year's Theme & Service Project!
Tthis year's Youth First Conference theme will be "Find Your Strength". As with last year's conference, participants will vote for the vendor that has the best display and that vendor will win the covetedYOFI award.

In addition, the Youth First Partners have decided that this year's service project will be a benefit for the disAbility Resource Center. For more information on this great organization, click here. Participants are asked to provide gift cards of any amount to:
Lowes and Home Depot
Michaels/AC Moore
WalMart /Target
Homecare America on Plank Road (in strip mall by Staples)

These gift cards will be placed on the 'Giving Tree' to be donated to disAbility Resource Center.
If you have questions, email Ben Nagle (ben@officeonyouth.org).

Keynote Sponsor for 2015: National Counseling Group

What is YOFI?

YOFI has historically been presented to the vendor that makes the best use of the Youth First Theme. The previous year's winner gets to have YOFI next to their vendor table until lunch. The Youth First Partnership will award YOFI based on participant voting. The vendor chosen by participants to have the best display will win!


Past Winners Include:

Youth First 2014 - Extra Special Parents

Youth First 2013 - Stepping Stones Counseling

Youth First 2012 - Stepping Stones Counseling

Youth First 2011 - Newport News Behavioral Health Center

Youth First 2010 - Spotsylvania County Victim/Witness Program

Youth First 2009 - Building Healthy Connections

Special Thanks to Last Year's Sponsors!

Keynote Sponsor
National Counseling Group

Lunch Sponsors
Compass Counseling Services
The Hughes Center

Breakfast Sponsors
Discovery School
Extra Special Parents
Virginia Home for Boys & Girls

Snack Sponsors
Centra Health, Rivermont Schools & Bridges
Dominion Youth Services
Fresh Start
Hallmark Youth Care



Current as of
October 1, 2014

Registration is OPEN!

Vendor Registration

Participant Registration/Breakfast/
Vendor Exhibits

Welcome & Introduction

Keynote Presentation

Lunch/Vendor Exhibits

Breakout Session

Break/Afternoon Snack

Vendor Prizes/Closing Remarks

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