Denisha Renovales with YSS


Denisha helped coordinate and execute an annual community event, Risky Business Action Summit, which is designed to engage and equip youth and adults to create change in their community. A large part of Denisha’s work involved outreach and recruiting youth and adult teams. She created a resource guide for attendees to provide continued guidance and support after the event, covering topics such as capacity and team building.


  • Assisted in the planning and execution of the 2017 Risky Business Action Summit

  • Performed outreach and recruited youth and adults to attend

  • Served as a mentor for attendees during and after the Summit

  • Located resources to provide attendees and created a comprehensive Resource Guide

  • Analyzed data from event surveys to determine strengths and areas in need of improvement for future summits


120 youth and adult community members

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