Life Skills

Coca Cola Pay It Forward Scholarship 2015

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March 31, 2015
Do you know of some awesome teens? If so, nominate them today and they may receive mentoring from Steve Harvey and a $5,000 scholarship.

Do you know a high school student between the ages of 13-18 who is in need of a college scholarship? Coca-Cola is now accepting nominations for their 2015 Pay It Forward program that includes a $5,000 dollar scholarship and a mentorship with Steve Harvey. The Pay It Forward program is desined to help teens to reach greater heighhts, providing a three-day mentorship, leadership, and networking opportunity at the Pay It Foward Academy in Atlanta, Georgia.

iD Tech Summer Camps for Girls- Scholarship Program

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April 1, 2015
All girls who are interested in tech are encouraged to apply to attend iD Tech Summer Camps for Girls for free!

This summer, iD Tech will be partnering with Code.org, a nonprofit organization dedicated to expanding participation in computer science, to send 100 girls ages 7-17 to iD Tech's summer camps for free. iD Tech camps teach programming, game design, robotics and more, and will be offered at the University of Pennsylvania, Villanova University and West Chester University. The scholarships are valid for day-only iD Tech camps.

Philadelphia Youth Leadership Conference 4th Annual Youth Engagemeng Conference- The Next Level Leaders

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April 25, 2015
Philadelphia Youth Leadership Council is taking it to the next level. Click here to meet the leaders.

Calling all high school youth!

On Saturday, April 25, 2015 from 8:30am-3:30pm, The Philadelphia Youth Leadership Council will be hosting the 4th Annual Youth Engagement Conference featuring The Next Level Leaders at the School of the Future. There will be a panel discussion on Creating Positive Youth Images in the Media. Other activities include resource tables, speed networking, raffles/giveaways and these workshops:

GALAEI Day Philadelphia

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April 24, 2015
Do you know an outstanding leader in your community? Nominate him or her today. Click here to submit your nomination.

In 2009, Mayor Nutter officially named April 16th Gay and Lesbian Latino AIDS Education Initiative (GALAEI) Day in Philadelphia. In honor of GALAEI Day, GALAEI would like to honor one adult and one youth with the 6th Annual David Acosta Revolutionary Leader Award (DARLA). The DARLA Award is presented to individuals who show leadership and work to improve the community in ways that align with GALAEI’s mission.

United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey Convening to Build Impact Series

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March 18, 2015
Help to build impact to support student success by attending United Way's Convening to Build Impact Series. Leaders whose employment position is essential to making decisions and affecting change are strongly encouraged to attend these series.

On Wednesday, March 18, 2015 from 9AM to 11AM, the United Way of Greater Philadelphia and South Jersey is hosting the Convening to Build Impact: Supporting Student Series at their main offices.

GPCC Paradigm Award Celebration & Program Book Ad Deadline

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March 27, 2015
Join us in celebrating the most prestigious award for professional women in Greater Philadelphia, the Paradigm Award, and reserve your ad space in the 2015 Paradigm Award program book.

On Friday, March 27, 2015 beginning at 11AM, the Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce (GPCC) will host its annual Paradigm Award Celebration Luncheon at the Hyatt at the Bellevue. The 2015 recipient of the Paradigm Award is Lynn Utter, President and Chief Operating Officer of Knoll Office. Each year the Paradigm Award is presented to a singular woman in business whose outstanding professional and personal achievements serve as a model for success. The Paradigm Award is the most prestigious award for professional women in Greater Philadelphia.

"Love Yourself" Cultural Enrichment Workshop hosted by Ridock King

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February 28, 2015
This cultural enrichment workshop is for middle school age (10-14) Black and Latino males.

On Saturday, February 28, 2015 from 10AM-2PM, Joshua Keller and Mental Ambition, LLC will host a cultural enrichment workshop. This event will take place at the Martin Luther King Jr. Recreation Center located on 21st & Cecil B. Moore. This workshop will emphasize the important of self-love and self-esteem through cultural expression. Joshua will discuss African American history, hip-hop, community involvement and health and fitness.

NAADAC Minority Fellowship Program for Addiction Counselors

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February 28, 2015
The NAADAC is now accepting applications for the NAADAC Minority Fellowship Program for Addiction Counselors (NMFP-AC). The deadline to apply is Saturday, February 28, 2015.

The NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals, is now accepting application for the NAADAC Minority Fellowship Program for Addiction Counselors (NMFP-AC). Funded by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), the NMFP-AC will provide at least 30 master’s students with tuition stipends of up to $20,000 dollars, education, training and mentorship.