The Effective Leadership Acadamy in partnership with the ADAMHS Board of Cuyahoga County present the Cuyahoga County Youth Wellness Summit!
Who – Cuyahoga County Youth age 16-28
What – A Youth Wellness Conference + free leadership workshops
Where – Cleveland State University (Fenn Tower Ballroom)
When – Friday, September 17th 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. (in person)
Saturday, September 18th 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. (virtually)
ELA is looking for passionate youth (ages 16-28) to join the Youth Wellness Summit steering committee to help plan the youth summit. Being a member of the youth steering committee for the Youth Wellness Summit is a paid position. Individuals will be paid at a rate of $10/hour for a total of 15 hours. Responsibilities of steering committee members include but are not limited to:
Applications are due Monday, June 21st.
The youth steering committee will be meeting every other Thursday starting Thursday, June 24th. The meeting dates are listed below:
The Youth Wellness pitch competition is just what you need!
Youth groups/organizations have the opportunity to present a pitch focused on a youth wellness initiative or intervention. This initiative can be focused on a school, a neighborhood, the community, or the broader public. The initiative must be focused on wellness and will be presented to the Cuyahoga County Youth Wellness Summit audience on the second day of the summit. The pitch should be structured in a Ted-talk style. The goal of the pitch is to captivate and convince the audience to vote for your wellness initiative. Winners of the pitch competition will receive a prize money stipend to put toward implementing their wellness initiative. Prize money stipends are as follows:
Don’t have time to create a pitch or help plan the conference but your calendar is free Friday, September 17th and Saturday, September 18th, come join us. We’d love to see you at the Cuyahoga County Youth Wellness conference with members of your youth organization, friends from your school, or other youth in your community. Come alone or bring a friend, we hope to see you there!