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Developing Community Leaders

Civic Engagement

Youth Civic Engagement and Leadership Program

Your voice matters. The Y’s new Youth Civic Engagement and Leadership programs give you a platform to affect real, positive change in your communities. Middle and high school students in grades 6-12 are invited to participate in one or more of three programs that will expand your knowledge and experience in:

• Local, State and International Affairs

• Real-World Problem Solving

• Community Service that Matters

• Sound Research Practices

• Public Speaking

Youth and Government™ (Grades 7-12) – For those interested in local and state government.
Model UN (Grades 6-12) – For those interested in global peacekeeping and humanitarian efforts.
Leaders Club (Grades 7-12) – For those interested in student-selected community service projects.

Join Us. Be a Leader.
For more information, please contact:

Hillsborough YMCA and Somerville YMCA: Matt Gray, via webmail or by phone at 908 369 0490 x722  
Somerset Hills YMCA: Bryan Elsasser, via webmail or by phone at 908 766 7898 x501