Youth Community Leadership Program

Monday, January 23, 2023
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm


Join us at Olivewood Gardens for our 6+ week Youth Community Leadership Program. This program is for any teen grades 9-11 that wants to gain skills and knowledge surrounding community engagement, food systems & food justice, learning about food access and co-ops with this program culminating in a shared group project with a second cohort.
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Youth Community Leadership Program

Join us at Olivewood Gardens for our 6+ week Youth Community Leadership Program.

 
This program is for any teen grades 9-11 that wants to gain skills and knowledge surrounding community engagement, food systems & food justice, learning about food access and co-ops with this program culminating in a shared group project with a second cohort. 
 
Students will:
  • Learn about different aspects of their local food system
  • Learn about civic and community engagement
  • Create and engage in a community listening forum
  • Design and create a project at Olivewood based on community input

Students will receive community service hours for participating in this highly desirable leadership program.

This program will be held on Mondays from 4pm – 6pm beginning January 23rd through February 27th (with site build days the weekend of September 16 & 17). Note: Applications will close on Monday, January 16th.