Lodi Youth Commission

Lodi Youth Commission

Lodi Youth Commission 125 S. Hutchins St
Lodi, CA 95240

209-333-6800 x2424

Teen Lead

Teen Leed - Youth Leadership Lodi

Teen Lead seeks students who have a sincere commitment, motivation, and interest in serving their community. Teen Lead seeks to inspire and motivate high school students to achieve higher levels of leadership responsibilities.

What is Teen Lead?

The purpose of Teen Lead, a Lodi Youth Leadership Program, is to inspire and motivate high school students to achieve higher levels of leadership responsibilities. The program is sponsored by the Lodi Youth Commission.

The ten-month program will provide the necessary leadership training to assist those individuals in pursuing a leadership role in any local organization or volunteer program. Participants will be provided with the necessary information to understand their community.

Teen Lead Topics will include:

In addition, the program will provide its students with the opportunity to meet and exchange ideas with the current community leadership.

Children's Dream Works Scholarship

Each year one Teen Lead graduate will recieve a $500 scholarship from Children's Dream Works.

Who should apply for Teen Lead?

Teen Lead is open to high school sophomores or juniors. Students who apply should be seeking to enhance their leadership skills, knowledge of the community and must be willing to contribute individual talents to the betterment of the community. Only those willing to make a serious commitment should apply.

Thirty five students from the greater Lodi area will be selected. Students attending the following schools are eligible to apply:

Students must live in the greater Lodi area. Participants are encouraged to attend ALL sessions. Failure to attend at least eight of the ten programs will jeopardize graduation. Teen Lead members will meet on Monday’s, once a month (except in December) for a four-hour session. Some of the sessions will require a pre-arranged absence from school. If a student attends only part of a session, that session will not count as an attended day.

Tuition

Teen Lead is an educational program sponsored by the Lodi Youth Commission. Teen Lead participants will be required to provide their own transportation to and from session sites. Selection of Participants The Teen Lead program is designed for students who have a sincere commitment, motivation and interest in serving their community.

The program is limited to thirty-five participants each year. The Lodi Youth Commission will review all applications and select a well balanced group of students.

Applying for Teen Lead

Please print the applicationPDF and return to Lodi Youth Commission at Hutchins Street Square or mail your application to:

Lodi Youth Commission
125 South Hutchins Street
Lodi, CA 95240

Applicants must be sophomores or juniors during the upcoming school year.

All Teen Lead Applications will be handled in the strictest confidence.

Requirements

Teen Lead Program Requirements:

Teen Lead Graduation Requirements:

If selected to be a member of Teen Lead you will need to complete the following to graduate the program.

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