Be A Game Changer: Youth Summit 2013
WHAT is the Summit?
The Game Changers Youth Summit will be held on Wednesday, August 7, 2013 in KYLE, SD. This is a one-day opportunity for Middle School and High School studentsto develop leadership skills. Highlights include:
• Guest speakersfrom the Pine Ridge Reservation including Dana Lone Hill (journalist), Keith Martinez (Gates Scholar), Inila Wakan Janis (a/k/a/ Keith Janis)(Activist), Teach for America’s Kiva Sam and Megan Kittisotikul (from Pine Ridge), David “Bulldawg” Michaud (boxer) and others!
• Leadership Workshops: discuss with peers and adults in your community how to turn YOUR dreams into action.
• Group Service Project: Join the effort and participate in a group service project; do good for your community.
• Entertainment:Chill with the LIVE tunes and entertainment from Pine Ridge Reservation’s Scatter Their Own, an amazing and inspirational musical duo.
WHERE Will the Summit Be Held?
Wednesday August 7 at Our Lady of Sorrows Church in Kyle, SD. If transportation is a problem, please let us know. Arrival at 8:30 AM and pick-up at 4:30 PM.
Pre-registration strongly suggested: for a registration package, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org No participants under 18 will be admitted without a registration form and parental consent. Registration is permitted at the door, if space permits and written parental consent is obtained.
- Leadership training from leaders in YOUR community
- Healthy Breakfast and Lunch will be served
- Free Admission, t-shirts and giveaways at the end of the day
- Entertainment, motivational speakers, setting personal goals
- Get to know students from other communities
ELIGIBILITY: Residents of Pine Ridge ages 11-23