Youth Leadership-Bridge To College

Youth Leadership- Bridge To College Program

The Youth Leadership- Bridge to College Program- YLBTCP is an innovative solution to equip high school juniors and seniors with invaluable 21st century skills that will allow them to change themselves and the world through service. Using an evidence based curriculum, the YLBTCP extends learning opportunities to the youth by providing various seminars and activities that are focused on leadership & life skills, diversity education, job readiness, college access education, educational and career goal setting, strategic planning as well as empowering them to make a difference in their communities. Throughout the course of eleven weeks, youth participants are exposed to various learning opportunities ranging from: resume building, personal branding, social media etiquette, identity and socialization, history and culture, social justice, community action, leadership, public speaking and college preparation.

Who may apply?
High School Students. 11th & 12th grades
College freshmen

Deadline to Apply: February 28th, 2020

When do classes begin?
First session will begin on Friday March 6th, 2020.  Classes are offered once a week, every Friday from 4:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. and will run until Friday May 15th, 2020. [Total of 11 sessions].

Where is the program offered?
The program is offered at the LAHC Offices located at: 5275 Kenilworth St. Dearborn.

Is there a charge/fee to attend the program?
The program costs $499 per student, however LAHC sponsors this tuition in full. Hence, the $499 fee has been waved to all students.
There is, however a $20 non-refundable registration fee that students must pay.