Vieques Youth Leadership Initiative


Edward James Olmos
Message to Vieques Youth
June 2004

Alliance for New Humanity: 2005

Vieques Youth Leaders Share Vision with Global Leaders

Business Puerto Rico

• November 2006: New Report on Vieques Youth

• January 2007: Nobel Peace Prize Dr. Yunus Work in Vieques

Caribbean Business

April 2005: Vieques Youth Sing for Their Dreams; Youth Leadership Initiative to make a difference

El Nuevo Dia

• April 2005: Suenos for Vieques

• Sunday edition: June 2004: Noche de suenos

The San Juan Star Business section

• August 2004: Young Entrepreneurs Program Starts in Vieques

• June 2004: Juan Mercado in Vieques: Passion and Dedication Makes Business a Breeze

El Vocero

July 5, 2006: Taste of the Island por la juventud viequense

November 2005

Job Shadow Newsletter

Primera Hora

• April 2006: Mision Viequense a Festival

• March 2006: Delegacion de Vieques participara en festival e Tortola

The Vieques Guide

March 3, 2007: VYLI’s Eco-Tourism Hike to Mt. Pirata

Taste of the Islands

Caras: May 2005

Caribbean Business: April 2005

El Nueva Dia: July 2006

El San Juan Star

• July 2006: 2nd Annual Taste of the Islands in Vieques

• March 2005: Taste of the Islands in Vieques

Martha’s Vineyard Times

June, 2005: Student Exchange Bridges Distance to Vieques

Microsoft Caribbean Newsletter 2005

The Timberland Company Newsletter 2005

Vieques Renace

• 2007: Governor Announces VYLI Building

• 2006: Mision Viequense a Festival

Vieques Events

• July 2007: VYLI Announces Youth Summit

• June 2006: VYLI + UPR Eco-Tourism Club Beach Clean Up

• May 2007: Tania Cruz, VYLI Educational Site Visit

• March 2007: VYLI’s Teen Pregnancy Prevention Workshop

• December 2006: VYLI Announces 2006-2007 Board of Directors

• November 2006: Kassandra Castillo, 1st Finalist Elite Model Look Contest

• February 2006: VYLI Youth Entrepreneurs to Caribbean Artisan Festival

• June 2005: VYLI’s 2nd Annual Summer Institute

• May 2005: VYLI Youth Exchange with Martha’s Vineyard Students

• March 2005: Taste of the Island Party

• February 2005: VYLI to Record Song in Danny Rivera Studio

• December 2004: Young Leaders of Vieques Expand Their Horizons

• August 2004: Two Young Viequenses in Upcoming Book

• July 2004: Stone Soup Leadership Institute Announces Summer Institute

Vieques Island Directory 2006 & 2007

Yes Beach Vieques: 2006 & 2007

St. Thomas Daily News

• August 2006: Caribbean Youth Exchange

• March 2006: Vieques Looks to BVI as Model for Development

2007 Newsletter

Newsletter (pdf)

VYLI Newsletter: Fall, 2006

Newsletter (pdf 305KB) THANK YOU to Taste of the Island’s sponsors, VYLI Wish List, Upcoming Events…

Newsletter – Spring 2005

Newsletter (pdf 674KB) Our accomplishments…



Portada y contra Español (pdf)

Vieques_3_espaol_afuera (pdf)