Youth Services Idea Starter: Leadership Academy

The Cumberland, RI, Office of Children, Youth and Learning is sponsoring the Cumberland Leadership Academy (a Hasbro Summer Learning Initiative program) for students entering Grades Six through Nine.

The full-day program lasts for six weeks (Monday-Friday, 7:45 AM-2:45 PM) and is designed to offer reality-TV type challenges, recreational and skill building activities, self-reflection, field trips, service learning projects, and opportunities to meet leaders in the community.

The cost is $195.00 once an application has been accepted. Some financial aid is available.

Media report:

The Valley Breeze: OCYL enrolling for leadership program (19 APR 17)

Background information:

Cumberland Office of Children, Youth and Learning

Town of Cumberland

Wikipedia: Cumberland, Rhode Island


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Thomas Lopatosky is editor & publisher of New England City & Town.
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