YOUNG VOICES CAN! is working to foster open dialogue, mutual understanding and inclusion among young people of different ethnic, linguistic and religious backgrounds. An Ottawa-based charitable organization, YVC! uses a program-based approach, young people develop skills of global citizenship, conflict resolution and leadership. Our goal is to bring together youth of diverse backgrounds and teach them to work, learn and build bridges together in and among their respective communities, with a primary focus on combating Islamophobia and anti-Semitism.