Get Involved



 Our team is at World Youth Day promoting our new campaign:






 

WYA members around the world have many reasons to celebrate life!
Check out the posters below to read some of our member testimonies:

 
   

 

If you also believe that every life should be celebrated, add your voice to the many young people around the world who have committed to live out this value!

Sign the WYA Charter and affirm your convictions.

Click here to sign the WYA Charter in English.
The Charter is also available in other major languages:
Spanish | Portuguese | Chinese | French  | Italian





Step 1: Sign the Charter

EnglishSpanish | Portuguese | Chinese | French | Italian


Step 2: Spread the word on social media


Post it.
We’ve made it easy for you to join the celebration!

Apply the #ICelebrateLife Twibbon to your profile photo by clicking here.
Download the #ICelebrateLife Facebook cover photo here.
Download the #ICelebrateLife Twitter cover photo here.

Share it.
Like, share, or repost our #ICelebrateLife e-posters and help make our campaign trend on the web. Share how much you celebrate life!

Visit the album here.

Step 3: Contribute

Want to share your reason for celebrating life? Send in your photo and your answer to marketing@wya.net along with the following information:

Full Name:
Country:
Complete the sentence: #ICelebrateLife because __________________.

We are happy to receive everyone’s contributions. However, due to the high number of submissions, we are not able to use all of them. We will only be picking the best contributions.

By submitting your contribution, you guarantee that you are not making a false representation through your name and photo. Furthermore, you give World Youth Alliance the right to use your photo and text for the “I Celebrate Life” campaign.
All contributions become property of the World Youth Alliance (WYA). WYA reserves the right to edit all contributions.




See you in Rio
View this video message from our WYA Latin America staff.

Young WYA members from around the globe will gather in Rio de Janeiro to encourage fellow WYD pilgrims to join WYA in the promotion of human dignity and recognize The Power of Young People to Change the World. Participate in fun games and activities, join discussions on life and family and share in solidarity with young people from all over the world.

View the schedule below to find out where we are.
Or fill up the message form in the end to plan a meet up with us.
DAY ACTIVITY LOCATION TIME

Tuesday,
July 23

Meet us at the Opening Mass

Opening Mass
Copacabana Beach

TBD

"If you believe in Life, help us on this fight"
Join us on the Celebrate Life Campaign.

Vocational Fair
Quinta da Boa Vista

TBD

Wednesday
July 24

Catechism

TBD

Morning

Visit the WYA Booth and join our activities:

"Looking for WYA" Game, Dignity Photo Exhibition and participate in our activity: I celebrate life.

Youth Festival

TBD

"If you believe in Life, help us on this fight"
Join us on the Celebrate Life Campaign

Vocational Fair
Quinta da Boa Vista

Afternoon

Thursday
July 25

"Looking for WYA" Game, Dignity Photo Exhibition and participate in our activity: I celebrate life.

TBD

TBD

"If you believe in Life, help us on this fight"
Join us on the Celebrate Life Campaign

Vocational Fair
Quinta da Boa Vista

TBD

Pope's Welcome

Vermelha Beach

Afternoon

Friday,
July 26

Presence at the Youth Festival Activities, Art Museum exhibitions, Sports and Trail

Youth Festival

TBD

Join our Solidarity Excursions

TBD

TBD

Presence at the Way of the Cross

Copacabana Beach

Afternoon

Saturday,
July 27

Join our Solidarity Excursions

Hike to Guaratiba

TBD

Presence at the Vigil

Guaratiba

Evening

Sunday,
July 28

Presence at the Closing Mass

Guaratiba

TBD

How to find us:

  • Approach any of our Dignity Ambassadors present at WYD.
  • Look for a WYA Flag.
  • Stay updated on our locations by following us on Facebook and Twitter and #WYAat WYD.
  • Keep checking this page for updates
  • Email latinamerica@wya.net for more information.

 

Send us a Message through the Message Form

We are also open to invitations to give talks, hang out with young people or attend your events from Missionary Week till the Closing Mass.
If you would like to invite us to go to you, just fill out the form below and we will be in touch!

See you in Rio!