YOUTH: Building a Positive Future
When: Tuesday, April 30, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Location: Johnston YMCA (in NODA) – 3025 N. Davidson St. Charlotte, NC 28205
The Bridge the Difference community engagement series is featuring an event for youth produced by the youth!
Generation Nation and the Young Black Leadership Alliance are partnering with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department to feature youth-centric programming aimed at 8th – 10th graders.
Join Chewy from 92.7 The Block for an evening centered around Building a Positive Future —Showing Youth their Potential and How to Attain what they Aspire!
Come out to the Johnston YMCA, and Bridge the Difference with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department.
Built by teens from Generation Nation and Young Black Leadership Alliance, this event also features:
- An awesome panel including President of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Youth Council Righteous Keitt, Teen Life Coach Cyndy Etler, Assistant Director of Admissions at Queens University Jasmyn Lindsay, VP at Bank of America and Founder of the Jump Institute Jarron Thomas and more!
- Dozens of vendors will be on hand to provide resources to attendees such as Big Brothers Big Sisters, Police Activities League, and Right Moves for Youth that will be ready to sign you up for opportunities within the community.
- A free gift to the first 250 attendees!
Transit and parking options include:
- FREE transit to and from the event on CATS buses and trains (just show the BTD flyer attached)
- Parking at the YMCA NODA