Takeaways

Upon completion of the Academy, each participant will take away the following:

  1. Certificate of Completion
  2. Written Goals
  3. Letter of Recommendation
  4. Résumé
  5. Bank Account, upon parent approval
  6. Professional photo
  7. Mentor
  8. Peer to peer friendships

When

Monday, July 24, 2017 at 1:00 PM PDT
-to-
Friday, July 28, 2017 at 5:30 PM PDT

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Where

The Youth Center 
The Youth Center
10909 Oak St
Los Alamitos, CA 90720
 

 
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Contact

Julie Rubin 
The Youth Center 
562-493-4043 
julie@theyouthcenter.org 

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Program for 2017 is full.

If you would like to be added on the waiting list for this year in case someone cancels or register for 2018, please email Julie@theyouthcenter.org

Goal

To provide high school students and graduates with specialized training on how to handle real-world challenges outside of high school. The Youth Center Leadership Academy will partner with local businesses, educators and residents to provide training on everything from goal setting, banking, resume building and interviewing, an introduction to cooking, and basic car maintenance. Opportunities for mentors and local internships will be available to all.

Instructors

Local business professionals and organizations, and educators will be instructing each segment.

Mentoring

Each participant will have access to a mentor for ongoing guidance after the Academy.

Internships

The Youth Center will work with local business to offer participants internships to gain workplace experience and job skills.

Calendar & Topics

Click here for calendar dates, and more info.

Amazing speakers, giveaways, snacks, and more. You will get valuable resources that will help you be successful in life. We look forward to seeing you there!