Mon, Feb 21|
Genesis Youth Foundation Center
Ubuntu Leadership Academy Training
The Ubuntu Leadership Academy Training is a week-long training workshop for middle and high school students to be leaders and peer mentors within their community.
Time & Location
Feb 21, 2022, 5:30 PM – Feb 26, 2022, 8:00 PM
Genesis Youth Foundation Center, 2500 University Ave, Des Moines, IA 50311, USA
About The Event
The Ubuntu Leadership Academy Training is a week-long training workshop for middle and high school students to be leaders and peer mentors within their community. Participants will learn information and increase knowledge through community based learning while connecting with peers who share similar social backgrounds. Topics of the workshop include:
- Context-beginning of slavery, effect, & impact of slavery today in Africa & around the world
- Resilience of change-makers & leaders
- Where do we go from here?
Who is Invited: Middle & high school students
When: February 21-25th 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Feb. 21st & 22nd - Middle School
Feb. 23rd & 24th - High School & College
Feb. 25th - Presentation Rehearsal for African Night
Where: 2500 University Avenue, Des Moines, 50311
African Night February 26, 2022 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Join us at the end of the week for African Night, a fun night for the community to learn from our youth about the history and culture of different parts of Africa.