Inspired by the teachings and philosphy of the trailblazing Edgar S. Cahn and an unforgettable meeting, Jerome answered the call to action when the meeting ended in Dr. Cahn’s challenge “Do Something.”
Youth TimeBanking, born in New Jersey in 2019, focuses on sustainable change through positive youth and community development. From New Jersey to Florida, Connecticut, Jamaica, Mongolia, and expanding in Africa, YTB(Youth ARE) cultivates "seeds of change" in Cameroon, Uganda, Kenya, and Tanzania.
YTB(Youth ARE) honors the late Dr. Cahn with the belief in the value of all members of our vast and varied society. Dr. Cahn’s words resonate in all we do:
Youth Humanitarians Event
"And so, all that we have, in the here and now, is our love for each other, our willingness to forgive each other, our willingness to come to each other's rescue, and our unwillingness to stand by silent or passive in the face of injustice. …”