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Introduction To The Movement Youth Summit!
August 7, 2022 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
PROFESSIONAL GUEST SPEAKERS, ENTERTAINMENT, FOOD, PRIZES, & FREE SCHOOL SUPPLIES!
Our mission for the Introduction to The Movement Youth Summit is to reach the minds and
hearts of socio-economically disadvantaged children by breaking down barriers that have
been systematically placed between them and their success. We believe that success is a
mindset, not just an end result, and comes from a series of intentional choices and
mindfulness. We believe that having and working within a community is essential for a
person to fully reach their potential and shine their light on the world. Passing on this
manner of thinking will better our community as a whole by developing our youth into
leaders of the next generation of thinkers, creators and changemakers.
The Introduction to The Movement
We envision the summit as a full-day (roughly 8-hours) event where 100 youth ages
12-16 can be enriched, edified, and begin to build a safe and lasting community that will
support them as they enter adulthood. Summit attendees will be given the opportunity to
socialize and network with peers and community leaders. We will serve healthy delicious
food and snacks, provide opening and closing entertainment, and make sure they are
given a fun and positive learning experience for the length of their day with us. Each
attendee will also be given a backpack filled with school supplies for completing the
Our young guests will be exposed to a variety of motivational speakers and other
resources on the following topics:
● Mental Health and Wellness
● Social Justice
● The Importance of Education
● Entrepreneurship/Business Ownership
● Trades and Skills
● Financial Literacy
Additionally, we will follow up with summit attendees after the event to provide more
information about The Movement and how to continue participation with their new