Welcome to the TYJ NEWSLETTER

We want to give you all of the details and information regarding our organization and the things that affect the journalistic world! If you are looking for updates, this is the place for you.

TYJ Received Grant

The Young Journalist Organization of Indian River County, FL is pleased to announce its third…

SPJ Has News

The Society of Professional Journalists hired Karyn Nishimura Sneath as the

Our Founder, Inspired!

Our founder, Thomas Hardy, has been the publisher of Vero Communique since

Scholarly Articles Released

We are thrilled to announce that on December 11th, 2020 we printed and

The Young Journalist Program Expands from Four

An initiative of a Vero Beach, FL., mentors fourth and fifth graders on how to become journalists.

Sheana Firth Elected to Local Nonprofit Board Focusing on Mentoring Fourth and Fifth Graders to Become Journalists.

Sheana Firth has been elected to the Board of Directors of Vero Communiqué.

58 Fourth and Fifth Graders Graduate from The Young Journalist Program

May 6, 2022…Indian River County, FL…The Young Journalist, an initiative of a Vero Beach GuideStar Platinum 501 (C) (3) non-profit, is pleased to announce the graduation of 58 fourth and fifth graders from nine Indian River County, FL elementary schools.

Creative Writing Introduced at Summer Schools

The Young Journalist organization is pleased to inform you that it has introduced a creative writing curriculum at two elementary schools in Indian River County, FL.  The Young Journalist is a 501 (C) (3) non-profit initiative.


The Young Journalist (TYJ) Program recently received (3) grants from (3) different Charitable Organizations.