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Three Students Earn STEM Honors
11.21.18
2018 Golden Gear Recipients Announced

At this year's YDO Gives Thanks, Director of STEM Programs, Doug Prime, recognized the achievements of three students who have demonstrated…

Future Leaders Learn from Local Legend
11.08.18

A group of Lawrence's future leaders (aka YDO Kids) had a special opportunity to learn directly from one of this country's most generous and successful entrepreneurs. Bill Cummings, founder of…

YDO Voices

"When I share the story of how I came to be the person I am, YDO is on the top of that list!"

- Nelly, longtime YDO Kid