Youth Empowerment Summit Statesboro
"Breakthrough to Excellence"
To provide students with the tools to empower themselves towards success in their future endeavors.
YES to Future Success
We are pleased to present that Youth Empowerment Summit will be held on Saturday, January 11, 2020 at Langston Chapel Middle School. We are striving to engage up to 150 students ages 10 – 15 in this exciting and inspiring summit, which will consist of interactive sessions, resources and entertainment. The vision of this summit is to provide students with the tools to empower themselves towards success in their future endeavors. In addition, the theme of the summit will be “Breakthrough to Excellence.” The summit will cover various subjects needed for our youth to successfully implement in their daily lives as well as in their future endeavors.
WHEN AND WHERE?
The 2020 "Youth Empowerment Summit" will be held on Saturday, January 11, 2020 in Statesboro, Georgia, at Langston Chapel Middle School. Registration will begin at 8:30 and all events are scheduled to end by 1:15 pm.
Please plan to pick your child up at 1:30 pm.
*Please dress comfortably as some of the sessions will include "active" participation!
Please click the link below for registration:
All funds raised will help cover the costs for food and resources aimed at equipping youth to lead towards further success beyond the actual summit. Additional funds maybe used for positive interventions and rewards for our students.
Marla Middleton- Asst. Principal
"Be the change you want to see in the world"
Stress and Wellness/ Social Safety
"Life is good and we get to live it!"- Entrepreneurship
“It’s all about balance”
"The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step"-Lao Tzu
Health and Wellness
"Loop it up Savannah"
- Discovering the Artist within
Geoffrey Alls- Esq.
Crisis Prevention Specialist and Behavior Intervention Specialist (Managing Stress)
Corey Martin - 180 fitness
I plan to work with the kids on agility and plyometrics. We can run different "drills" but I'll find a way to make it a fun experience for them.
Dr. Jacobium Holliman
Chris Middleton- Esq.
Leadership and Male Empowerment
Real-world solutions with real-world scenarios.
Format of Youth Summit: Participatory workshops for the summit will engage youth in small group discussions and/or activities that foster space for all youth to be actively engaged. The Youth Empowerment Summit will consist of 3-4 transitions/with tentative sessions below:
o Conflict Resolution
o Learning to manage/process anger and/or for positive results
o Honoring and Creating Your Best Self
o Spiritual, Mental, and Physical Health and Wellness (i.e. dance, yoga, overall fitness, zumba, etc.)
o Leadership Skills
o Art and Self-Expression
o Discovering the Artist Within yourself
Financial Literacy (i.e. Wells Fargo)
o Soft skills training (i.e. dress for success by Men's Warehouse)
o Social Safety with usage and providing an awareness of potential dangers
o The impact of bullying and unlawful usage
Special thanks to the following sponsors and participants!
Buffalo Wild Wings
Tonya Stewart Esq.
Wolves Den Cafe
Flanders Morrison Funeral Home
On Time Fashion
Beta Gamma Gamma Foundation
Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Incorporated
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Incorporated
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Incorporated
LCMS faculty, staff and parents
LCMS administration and custodian staff
Charles Wilson (superintendent)
94.1 the beat
The Reading Carnival
Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority Incorporated