WPYC Events

March 2020 - Scholarship and FAFSA Workshop sponsored by WPYC held at Brilliant Mindz Community Center located here in Bogalusa for Seniors & their parents from BHS & VHS . Two of WPYC members spoke to 26 attendees about Juuling. The two WPYC members are Lauryn Smith VHS and Roderick Robinson BHS, both Student of the Year recipients at their school.

National CADCA Youth Coalition - DC

FJH members of the Washington Parish Youth Coalition shared their mission at the Academic Night For Parents

National Youth Leader Ladarrick Smith Presents Workshop to 20 Philadelphia Coalition Adult Leaders


Great American Smokeout 2019

Our Youth Advisory Council provided faculty and students with information regarding the effects of tobacco and encouraged tobacco users to quit, starting with one day!

FHS Youth Coalition

Awesome Job FHS / WPYC members

FHS is celebrating Red Ribbon Week this week! Keep sharing your work!

VHS Youth Coalition

VHS YC members speak at parent night — Marijuana and JUUL awareness !

Riverside Medical Center Tailgate

Washington Parish Free Fair

Washington Parish Youth Coalition members, sponsors, and the ADAPT team making an impact at the Washington Parish Free Fair by educating the community on addiction. We are changing Washington Parish one event at a time. Contact us for more information.

Youth Across America Rally Over Vaping Epidemic for truth® National Day of Action


October 9, 2019

WPYC members began the day with pray then traveled to schools within Washington Parish to spread the message about the dangers associated with vaping. For more information click here: https://www.thetruth.com/the-facts/fact-408 .

South Louisiana Youth Summit on Opioid Awareness October 1, 2019 Lakefront Arena, New Orleans

DEA 360 and the Mark Wahlberg Youth Foundation, hosted the South Louisiana Youth Summit on Opioid Awareness designed to address the growing opioid epidemic by reaching out to our youth to stop addiction before it starts.

The event has been specifically designed for middle and high school students. Over 50 Washington Parish Youth Coalition members attended the event. WPYC member, LaDerrick Smith, was a featured speaker. Click here to see LaDerrick in action.