National Youth Leadership Training


 

The National Youth Leadership Training, a seven-day immersive leadership camp, activates young people to address today’s most pressing challenges and create impactful change. It’s a different kind of summer camp, powering a generation of leaders.

What You Do at NYLT:

  • Stay Engaged in meaningful activities.
  • Experience Discomfort by pushing your boundaries, from a ropes course to difficult conversations about power and privilege.
  • Speak Your Truth about your own story and recognize the knowledge and expertise you already have.
  • Listen Generously to different perspectives and personal experiences.

What You Get from NYLT:

  • The ability to work together with people of all backgrounds.
  • Allies to support your leadership development and service-learning action plan.
  • The tools and knowledge to create equitable change in your community.
  • Motivation to take action for the common good.

This leadership opportunity is open to both youth (entering grades 9-12 in 2017) and adults. Adult partners are invited to join their team the final three days of the training.