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Youth Leadership Team Retreat Recap!

August 19, 2014 - Uncategorized

2014 Youth Leadership Summit

During the weekend of July 18th, over 45 youth leaders, working on teen pregnancy prevention efforts in New York, Connecticut, Massachusetts and Pennsylvania gathered for a retreat where they could learn best practices, enhance their leadership skills and work closely with other youth leaders throughout the country!

The weekend was a success! Teens learned what it meant to become a better leader. They brainstormed ideas on how to make their programs sustainable in their respective cities and most importantly they grew as individuals.


To see all of the action from the weekend check out our gallery of photos: http://imatterphilly.org/gallery/2014-youth-leadership-retreat-your-world-your-voice-your-power/


“I got the chance to have a voice of my own and be heard” – Youth participant -

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