INVESTING IN OUR Y. O. U. T. H. PROGRAM
The mission of our “Investing in Our Y.O.U.T.H Program” is to teach our youth the principles of economic empowerment. The program emphasis and focus will highlight the value of entrepreneurship, money, and work ethics. The program consists of two components: The Youth Apprentice Program and the Youth Investment Club. The Youth Apprentice Program is in partnership with local businesses to teach our youth about the creation and growth of profitable, competitive business enterprises. The Youth Investment Club will focus on healthy personal income principles and practices, such as, checking, budgeting, savings, education financing & planning, retirement planning & investing, and wealth building. The program focus is school grades 3rd – 12th.
BACK TO SCHOOL Y.O.U.T.H. FESTIVAL
The purpose of the Y.O.U.T.H. festival is to emphasize the importance of health, education, leadership, and the performing arts in a fun environment. Activities includes: talent hunt contest, book fair, car show, 3-on-3 basketball tournament, golf tournament, health exhibits, leadership reaction course, blood drive, air bounce, and slides. The festival is dedicated to providing the best opportunities for families to experience the camaraderie of other families from all surrounding communities in Madison and Limestone Counties.