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What We Do

Our mission is to educate, activate, and empower young people to engage in social, environmental and economic justice movements and to create a more equitable, democratic and sustainable future. Our main activities include offering youth-led workshops in schools and community spaces, and building youth leadership.

Who We Are

Check Your Head: the Youth Global Education Network is a youth-driven not-for-profit organization founded in 1999 and based in Vancouver, British Columbia, on unceded Coast Salish territories.
  • I cannot overstate how important and exciting Check Your Head’s work has become to the local struggle for social justice and against corporate globalization. Check Your Head is a joy to work with. Their dedication is inspiring, and their skills as organizers and educators are top notch. They are a bright new light in the struggle for economic, social and environmental justice.

    Seth Klein,
    Director of the
    Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives
  • Partnerships with organizations such as Check Your Head become a meaningful element of experiential learning, resulting in positive action.

    Windermere Secondary School
  • My volunteer work with Check Your Head has connected me with many amazing and inspiring people many of whom I am still connected with today. I had opportunities to grow with the organization as I moved from delivering workshops to leading facilitation training to sitting on the Board of Directors for a number of years. Being a truly youth driven organization, I felt valued and supported as I developed into my own person.

    Former CYH Participant,
    Volunteer & Board Member

Support CYH

Thank you for supporting Check Your Head! With your help, we can continue to offer space and resources for youth to share and learn about social, economic, and environmental justice issues. You are helping young people make a new, more just world possible!

We currently have three options for payment outlined below for your convenience:

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