YMCA Youth Leadership Development Program
The Youth Leadership Development (YLD) Program gives youth ages 10-18 a chance to grow as individuals and learn what it means to be a leader in their community. Youth explore relevant issues in today’s society in a safe and fun environment while building positive relationships and preparing for their future. This program, hosted by the YMCA, is held at the SFU Surrey-TD CEC once per week on Thursday evenings and includes SFU student volunteers as youth leaders.
A sample schedule is as follows:
Check In question
Useless fact of the day
Relevant current event
Activity, game, or activity
Discussion of activity, game, or activity
Activity game, activity, discussion
Debrief the evening
The workshops will be delivered by YMCA staff/volunteers and SFU volunteers at the SFU CEC located at the City Centre Library (10350 University Drive, Surrey BC) in room 401 from 6:30pm-8:30pm every Thursday starting in September and running until June.
The workshop fee will be: $25.00 per person.