Our analysis finds that local groups and institutions can help connect youth to democratic participation, but they must do better to reach a wide diversity of young people.
Our research finds that this nonprofit which provides training and employment to young adults also teaches valuable civic skills.
Our study finds no evidence that AmeriCorps politically mobilizes young people, and that non-voters are actually more likely to enroll in the program.
A major new CIRCLE report explores what stands in the way of non-college youth engaging in communities and how we can support them.
A report co-authored by CIRCLE Director Peter Levine draws important conclusions from the insights of top leaders in American civic life.
A new report produced in partnership with Nonprofit VOTE highlights the potential for community organizations to engage voters.