Youth Board

Leadership Challenge Retreat

December 27 (11 am)-December 30 (3 pm) 2017

Retreat will be held at the Kiwanis Fresh Air Farm, 92 Battle Run Rd, Triadelphia, WV.  This is a 4 day, 3 night leadership challenge.

The YWCA Wheeling Youth Board is hosting a Leadership Challenge Retreat with the goal of the leadership challenge is to offer hands-on leadership training with interactive workshops, challenging team and individual activities, opportunities to socialize and network with other students and leaders throughout the Ohio Valley.  Students will also work on a variety of community service projects and earn up to 6 service hours and 8 service learning hours.

Topics that will be covered:  Leadership styles and traits, communication skills, goal setting,  team building, conflict resolution, interviewing, resumes,  risk taking, project planning, money management, and much more.

Retreat is open to 50 high school age girls throughout the Ohio Valley and 5 college students to participate as teen advisors.  All participants will receive community service and service learning hours.

There is NO cost for students to attend.

Students will be asked to bring:  Bedding (Beds are provided but bring pillow, twin sheets, blanket, or sleeping bag),  clothEs, personal care items and medicines.  All supplies and food will be provided.