YOUth Leadership Council

If you are a young adult aged 16-21 who’s looking to…




What Is It?

Join the JAIA YOUth Leadership Council a.k.a the “JYC”, year round community service and youth mentoring program. This is the next step for youth who have graduated from our Leadership Institute or another leadership program. The JYC team learns project management, event planning, team building, group facilitation skills which enables them as a team to create fun and life changing workshops and events for youth 17-21.  In the second year of the youth council, participants work on individual Life Vision Projects with a Professional Life Coach or Mentor. 1-2 year commitment. 6 hours weekly. For Certified JAIA YOUth Leadership (who have completed JYLI)

  • Advanced Leadership Training & Certificates
  • Organize Community Service Learning Opportunities and Events
  • Co-Facilitate youth and adult workshops locally and abroad
  • Apprentice Programs with JAIA’s Corporate and Nonprofit Partnerships 
  • Life Coaching to fulfill Personal/Professional Projects
  • Access to Mental Health & Wellness Services
  • Free personal & leadership development Trips and 4 Day retreats
  • Quarterly stipends and metrocards

How to apply…

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