Developing the Leaders of Tomorrow
Youth Initiative Vancouver (YIV) is a non-profit organization registered by the BC Provincial government. Committed to providing a solid platform for high school and college students to be more active and involved, YIV gives students opportunities to enhance their leadership, execution, communication, and teamwork skills.
Encouraged to make full use of their individuality, passion, and talent, students explore innovative ideas to advocate and organize
President – Elaine Zhang
Elaine Zhang – President
Little Flower Academy, Gr 11
Hobbies: Travel & Art
An active, assertive leader, Elaine has led many volunteer groups in the community with phenomenal insight and organization.
Vice President – Sunny Sun
Sunny Sun – Vice President
Crofton House, Gr 10
Hobbies: Dancing & Painting
An outgoing, enthusiastic leader, Sunny always brings great energy and ideas to the volunteer groups she leads.
YIV is committed to several important Kerrisdale and Vancouver community initiatives.
Currently, YIV is raising money for End Polio efforts.
Make an End Polio donation
Make a general YIV donation
More on YIV’s End Polio Work:
2019 International Cartoon Competition
Volunteer or Enter the Contest: Our annual Cartoon Competition has many opportunities to gain valuable volunteer experience. Be sure to create an entry of your own to participate in this unique competition!
Get Involved Today!
We are always looking for talented volunteers to help out in lots of different areas in AOMA.
If you have a special skill to contribute please apply! We have opportunities available in events, camps, community outreach and as assistant volunteers!