“Youth Can” Summer Challenge

Kazickas Family Foundation and the program “Youth Can” invites everyone to participate in a summer challenge which will take part in all Lithuania June 26th – August 31st, 2019. GOAL OF THE CHALLENGE To promote physical activity and increase social activeness of youth during the summer. OBJECTIVES To promote volunteering; Increase youth involvement in community […]

Coaches seminar in Rukla

On the 26 of April, The “Youth Can” community met in Rukla. While the program students learned about the Lithuanian Military, the coaches shared their experience and knowledge, planned the next year’s season and discussed the challenges they face in their daily work with youth.

Why “Youth Can” program is important?

The program “Youth Can” founders, the Kazickas family, wish to create a better world for both current and future generations of  Lithuanians. „Youth Can“ program working in Lithuania‘s remote small towns and villages teaches children life skills, enables them to discover their talents, motivates them to succeed and guides them through challenging situations. How do […]

250 “Youth Can” members in the concert

It was the morning of April 5th when „Youth Can“ girls from G. Petkevičaitės – Bitės Gymnasium went to the capital of Lithuania – Vilnius. Even though the trip lasted around 3 hours, it was not too long or boring, but rather fun and exciting. In Vilnius, we strolled through The Bernardine Garden enjoying the […]

Pandelys youth met professional basketball team

On March 26th, Pandelys Youth Can two teams participated in Rimantas Kaukėnas basketball tournament held in Noriunai. Seven teams participated. After challenging matches, one of Pandelys teams won the third place, while the other one didn’t take any awards home. Nevertheless, everyone agreed that medals are not always the most important part of such tournaments. Losses […]

NASA Trainee Visited Želva and Miroslavas

On March 26th Miroslavas and Želsva teams were truly surprised: Benas, Youth Can program coordinator, brought a special guest to our schools – Miglė Mickonytė. The purpose of this meeting was to understand that anything can be achieved through hard work. As usual, we started the meeting with exercises followed by a few team games […]

Rytas Vilnius completes another successful One Team project

Rytas Vilnius has successfully completed its latest project with Veliucioniai socialization center as part of One Team, Euroleague Basketball’s social responsibility program. Participants were awarded diplomas during last weeks Lithuanian Basketball League game halftime. Youngsters were active during the project and had practices in the arena, visited Rytas Vilnius home games, had discussions with Juozas […]

Butkevicius and Kramer inspire One Team youngsters

Rytas Vilnius has taken part in its sixth successive One Team season, with the main objective of using basketball to give youngsters advice about life, to warn them about potential dangers and to help them choose the right path towards important goals. One Team participants from the local social center Veliucioniai had a tour in […]

New team member wanted! Exciting Opportunity

New team member wanted! Exciting Opportunity Project manager for KFF programs including “Jaunimas Gali” The Kazickas Family Foundation is an international non-profit with 20 plus years of global experience in the United States, Lithuania, and Africa. The foundation supports worthy projects in education, social welfare, technology, cultural and medical areas. (see www.kff.lt) With offices in […]