Civic Youth Leadership Academy – Applications Now Open for Summer 2018

Angelenos age 14-24 – please join us this summer for the third year of our Civic Youth Leadership Academy!

Civic Youth is a program designed to educate, engage, and empower young people to take an active role in their communities and speak up on issues that matter to them.  These civic leaders will be prepared to actively participate in their Neighborhood Councils and across the greater Los Angeles community with other like-minded young people from across the City. After gaining knowledge of local government and skills in effective outreach and community organizing, Civic Youth graduates will be prepared to run for board seats in the upcoming 2019 Neighborhood Council Elections! 6 summer sessions will be held Monday mornings at DTLA City Hall from 9:30am – 12:00 pm on these dates: June 18th & 25th
July 16th, 23rd & 30th
…and a culmination ceremony on August 6th.
Youth and young adults ages 14-24 in Los Angeles are eligible to apply at http://empowerLA.org/CivicYouth/CYLA/. Applications are due Thursday May 31st. If you have any questions, please email us: civicyouth@empowerla.org 

By | 2018-05-16T12:12:54+00:00 May 11th, 2018|Blog, City Hall, Civic Youth, Youth Engagement|Comments Off on Civic Youth Leadership Academy – Applications Now Open for Summer 2018