The Summer Youth Academy

*Maximum of 20 participants. Slots will go quickly! Registration requests can be submitted via the following https://forms.gle/Xcqh8oy1Mxknw6og6

REGISTRATION CLOSES

JUNE 5, 2022

ABOUT The L.E.A.D. WITH PURPOSE SUMMER YOUTH ACADEMY for BLACK GIRLS:

The Mission: The THEME for the 2022 Summer Academy is ENTREPRENEURSHIP & TECHNOLOGY.
Activities: Subject matter includes professional development, entrepreneurship, mindfulness, civic education, "crown" creativity, career & college exploration, lunch & learns, physical health, and more!  The camp concludes with presentations and a talent show.

The Targeted Audience: 12-16 year old girls

Cost: FREE. The camp includes meals, snacks, supplies, a t-shirt, journal, books, guest speakers, and more!  Participants may need spending money for field trips. 

The Duration: July 1st, 2022 - July 30th, 2022.  A total of 25 participants will be selected. Selectees will be notified between June 5-June 8. 

The Daily Time Frame: 8:00am-5:30pm Monday-Friday.  This is an in-person camp. COVID-19 protocols will be adhered to. Attendees are expected to attend EACH day of the camp. Some flexibility will be given to those participating in multiple activities. Participants cannot miss more than 3 days of the academy. Girls who complete the program and its requirements, will recieve a $500 stipend.

The Daily Location: "The Destiny Center" at 1561 Old Leonard Ave. Columbus, Ohio 43219. Field trips will take place off site.