Adults & Teens Speak About What Matters!

These videos were produced in Bainbridge Island, WA, through the Bainbridge Healthy Youth Alliance. We hope you’ll use them to spark discussion and learn from our community members! Feel feel to share on big screens and small! Most recent videos are posted first.

What Do We Value?

Bainbridge High School students talk about success and expectations in our community. Listen. You’ll learn a lot from their voices! Video created by Ben Cowan, BHS Graduate (2015) 7 min.

Community Keynote 2014

Dr. Laura Kastner spoke to the Bainbridge community in February 2014.

We Started a Movement! 2012-2013

The following videos were created from our Summit process in 2012-12013. They show our beginnings–how we initiated community conversations and took action. Videos created by Adrian Sawyer, BHYA volunteer.

Summit 4

We listened. We acted. We are beginning to see the impacts of our efforts.

Summit 2

The second summit focused on “Inspiration.” How to we envision a community where youth thrive? How do we engage our youth? We continued our conversations in Summit 3 (no video) where we proceeded to action planning.


Summit 1

The first summit focused on “Information.” We reviewed data about the health and wellbeing of Bainbridge youth. The following is the keynote presented by Dr. Marilyn Price-Mitchell that challenged us to ask new questions.