May 4, 2024 – August 23, 2024 all-day

Young Leaders Rising Partners for Youth with Disabillities sub-programs-online-mentoring-internal-alternateMay – August 2024, with Partners for Youth with Disabilities in Boston. Young Leaders Rising (YLR) program is an 8-week youth-led leadership program for high school participants (ages 14-22), and fellows (ages 18-27) with any type of disability.
* YLR 2024 enables youth to select from two separate schedules; one designed for in-person programming, and one for virtual participants.
* Both groups will have the opportunity to come together during hybrid activities.
* Each four-week series includes keynote speakers, workshops, project-based learning opportunities, and a culminating experience that encourages youth to apply knowledge to real-life contexts. Group projects will be shared at the PYD Showcase on August 23rd.

  • May, TBD – Leadership Institure *Fellows Only  – Wayside Adventure
  • May 28 – June 7 – After school hours  -Disability Pride, Advocacy and Activism Biography Projects
  • July 15 – July 27 – Post-Secondary Options – Post-Secondary Tour
  • July 29 – August 9 Independent Living  – Center for Independent Living
  • August 12 – August 23 – Career Readiness – PYD Showcase

To learn more, visit www.pyd.org/programs/young-leaders-rising/  or contact Carol Murray, 978.827.0472 ext 112 or cmurray@pyd.org.

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