National Youth Leadership Training

July 23-29 | Audubon Center | Sandstone, MN 55072

A different kind of summer camp, powering a generation of leaders. Learn more about this foundational leadership experience at

Professional Development Webinar Series

Spend the next few months growing your professional acumen! Presentations are led by members of NYLC staff and Youth Advisory Council. All are welcome! We’ll offer insight valuable to young leaders as well as our friends more advanced in age. While NYLC comes from a service-learning focus, these webinars are for anyone in or outside of that field. Info below:

April 17 @ 4:00 p.m. | Facilitating Effective Meetings

Have a big meeting coming up? New to facilitation? Just want some more tips? Check out this webinar and learn how to effectively facilitate meetings.

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May 1 @ 4:00 p.m. | Joining the Inner Circle

Learn how to improve communication between policymakers and their constituents by teaching communication skils and answering questions people may have. Here Youth Advisory Council members will teach skills to empower youth to work with adults to create equitable positive change and eliminate the barriers between young people and policymakers and creating easier dialogue between the two parties.

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May 3 @ 4:00 p.m. | LinkedIn

Ready to jump into the world of LinkedIn? Join NYLC staff member and LinkedIn enthusiast Sarah Bassett as she shows some tips and tricks to help you get started.

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June 6 @ 4:00 p.m. | Public Speaking

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June 19 @ 4:00 p.m. | Education Equity

Want to know more about education equity? This two-part workshop discusses the intersecting inequities that impact young people’s education and creating a plan to addressing an inequity you are passionate about.

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July 3 @ 4:00 p.m. | Ice Breakers

We’ve all had our fair share of good and bad icebreaker moments. Join NYLC’s Youth Advisory Council as they share their all time favorites you can use at your next meeting.

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July 11 @ 4:00 p.m. | Mentorship

What exactly does mentoring entail and can anyone be a mentor? Find the answer with our Youth Advisory Council members as they discuss what effective mentoring looks like.

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August 8 @ 4:00 p.m. | Networking

Join (unoffical) NYLC networking expert Hannah Reece as she helps you navigate the exciting and important world of networking!

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August 29 @ 4:00 p.m. | Logic Models

“What’s a logic model and how can I do one?” Get these questions answered with Program and Training Coordinator, Hannah Reece.

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