This program educates teens on the processes of municipal government, committee work and other areas that are related.
YOUTH AND GOVERNMENT
Youth & Government objective is to engage teens and offer space that allow for discussion on what they want their communities and neighborhoods to look like. This program educates teens on the processes of government, committee work and other areas that are related. By bringing people together to strengthen the community through youth and teen advocates and by connecting teens to actual local government officials.
- Meeting Days: Tuesdays
- Meeting Times: 6:00PM
- Meeting Location: YMCA Teen Center - 3875 S Neece St
- $750 for the entire program including transportation, hotels, and program fees.
- Financial Assistance is available to all, and fundraisers will be held to reduce costs.
- $250 due at registration, the next payments are due before the conferences (But can be reduced or eliminated by financial aid).
- August 30th - Parent Meetings
- September 6th - First Meeting
- November 11-14th - First Conference
- February 10-13th - Second Conference
Building Up Tomorrow’s Leaders
Our in person delegation meetings include:
- Current Events
- Public speaking practice
- Thought provoking discussion to help teens think about what they want to change or improve in their community
- Character Development and Values building
- Community Service