Red Cross Leadership Camp hosted at Santa Clara University!

The Red Cross Leadership Development Center is a 4-day summer camp August 8-11 at Santa Clara University. It’s for high school students, and teaches leadership and Red Cross initiatives, while promoting community service and diversity. Program cost is $215. Applications are due May 27.   For more information and to apply, go to:

College Access Summer Leadership Institute at NYU – July 10-14th, 2011

Rising juniors and seniors, do you have plans for the summer? Join us at NYU’s first College Access Leadership Summer Institute, July 10th – July 14th. This 4 day program is designed to demystify the often daunting college admissions process. The curriculum will include workshops and small group sessions on college admissions, college-entrance test preparation, essay and resume writing, interviewing and presentation skills, and financial aid literacy. Program graduates will be certified College Access Ambassadors and will be required to act as mentors and advisors in their respective high schools by conducting a college application workshop.

Successful applicants for the NYU-CALI program are underrepresented, strong high school students from the New York Metro area and exhibit strong leadership potential. If selected, students are awarded a full scholarship to the institute and are only expected to cover travel expenses to and from campus. Space is limited.

Download the application here.

3rd Annual High School Leadership Event – Gates Millenium Scholars

Gates Millenium Scholars, Male Initiative – Bridge Builders Forum Event for African American, Asian/Pacific Islander and Latino students and parents.

Date:  Sat., Nov. 13, 2010 at California State University East Bay

time:  Registration starts at 8:30 a.m.; workshops and sessions from 9:30 to 2:00 p.m.

Pre-register online at

Event Highlights:

  • Empowering workshops for Students and Parents
  • Scholarship Information and tips for applying
  • College Information and Resources
  • Financial Aid and Admissions Information
  • Free and open to the public
  • continental breakfast and lunch provided

Young Women’s Leadership Summit!

A Free Event for 11th Grade Women Students – December 4th, 2010, 9:30-2:45 p.m., Marriott Hotel, Walnut Creek.  Do you have what it takes to be leader?  Hear how local women business and community leaders have used their leadership skills to create exciting careers and lives, learn what “real world” skills are most important to succeed.  Leave inspired with new friends and mentors!  Register Early as space is limited to 50 young women!  Register by email to  Include name, name of school and hometown.  Light breakfast and lunch provided.  Questions? Contact Louise at 925-942-3385.