Young Leaders In Action (YLIA) is a youth-led program designed to build partnerships for positive and healthy youth development.
Who is it for?
Young Leader in Action (YLIA) program is designed for high school-aged young people and is motivated by youth-adult partnerships that create essential and powerful opportunities that enhance and improve local communities.
What is it?
This youth-led group encourages and empowers young people as active leaders and community resources. Y.L.I.A. focuses on research, planning, teaching, evaluation, decision-making, and advocacy. As a member of Y.L.I.A., students explore the potential and possibilities of youth voices to make a difference and affect change in community improvement.
30+ community service hours by creating your own community advocacy events
Impressive on college applications
Leadership training opportunities
Social justice education