Youth Empowerment Zone

“Youth Empowerment Zone”
Lunch & Learn program
Tuesday, April 19 at 12:00 p.m.
HyVee Store on Grindstone

Guest Speaker:
The Rev. Lorenzo Lawson 

The topic of the program is  the Youth Empowerment Zone (YEZ). YEZ serves at-risk youth in Boone County, those who face environmental, social and family conditions that hinder their personal development and successful integration into society as productive citizens. Rev. Lawson was one of the founding leaders in 2004 and has been working with youth in Columbia ever since.

The public is invited to attend.  Lunch is not provided by the League however you can bring your own or purchase it in the store.

 

About lwvcbc

The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization encouraging informed and active participation in government. It influences public policy through education and advocacy. We never support or oppose any political party or candidate. Any person of voting age may become a League member. The LWV of Columbia-Boone County is the League's local organization. We hold forums for local elections and advocate for local issues.

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