Reasons Why You Should be a YMCA Teen Leader

Our Leaders Club and Junior Leaders provide youth the opportunity to learn to become more effective in their interactions with others. Teens improve their social and leadership skills all while discovering how they can give back to their communities.

Here are some reasons why you should consider becoming a YMCA Teen Leader!

As a Teen Leader, you will meet other Leaders from all over the city, state, and country that will grow your Y Family even more. Our Leaders make friendships that last a lifetime!

Teen Leaders visit different states throughout the Midwest and get to experience new places and people. Some of our teens even get to travel abroad.

College (and beyond)
Our Teen Leaders go on college tours, speak with advisors and professors, and are accepted to colleges all over the country. Plus, Leaders experience looks great on a college application.

Job Opportunities
As a Teen Leader, you can learn the necessary skills and trainings necessary to become employed by the Y.

A Teen Leader learns the four YMCA core values of Caring, Honesty, Respect, and Responsibility and is able to apply them to everyday life. Our Leaders are the future of our communities!

To get involved in the Leaders programs, please contact Lauren Carmack for information about the Leaders Club program.


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