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Youth

Community Bridges, Inc.

Host type:
Nonprofit Organization

Key contact:

Name: Ana Lopez
Phone: 301.585.7155


Website: http://www.communitybridges-md.org/

What are the desired outcomes of the program?

For diverse young girls to become exceptional students, positive leaders, and healthy young women.


Does the program serve a specific population?

Yes : Most program participants are from low-income or immigrant backgrounds in the Silver Spring, Maryland, community.


What are key assumptions about leadership and how to support and develop leadership embedded in the program?


What leadership development theories does the program support?
What leadership devlopment approaches does the program support\utilize?
Individual capacity-building
What is the focus of the program?
What are the core components of the program? What leadership capacities does the program cultivate?
Multi Cultural Competency
Does the initiative have a "theory of change" or a "program logic model"? (will link to definition nodes on dev server)
No.

Michigan Youth Leadership (MYLead)

Host type:
Nonprofit Organization

Key contact:

Name: David Sweetman
Phone: (888) 269-4075


What are the desired outcomes of the program?

To have the youth of Michigan become understanding and effective leaders of tomorrow


Does the program serve a specific population?

Yes : The youth across Michigan; preferably high school sophomores.


What are key assumptions about leadership and how to support and develop leadership embedded in the program?


What leadership development theories does the program support?
What leadership devlopment approaches does the program support\utilize?
What is the focus of the program?
What are the core components of the program? What leadership capacities does the program cultivate?
Does the initiative have a "theory of change" or a "program logic model"? (will link to definition nodes on dev server)
No.

Spark the Wave

Host type:
Nonprofit Organization

Key contact:

Name: Bill Gallagher
Phone: 202.686.4354


What are the desired outcomes of the program?

To incite teens to create positive change in their community for generations to come.


Does the program serve a specific population?

Yes : Teens in Philadelphia and Washington, DC communities.


What are key assumptions about leadership and how to support and develop leadership embedded in the program?


What leadership development theories does the program support?
Servant Leadership
What leadership devlopment approaches does the program support\utilize?
What is the focus of the program?
What are the core components of the program? What leadership capacities does the program cultivate?
Does the initiative have a "theory of change" or a "program logic model"? (will link to definition nodes on dev server)
No.

The Southwest Youth Collaborative

Host type:
Nonprofit Organization

Key contact:

Name: David Marques
Phone: (773) 476-3534


What are the desired outcomes of the program?

To support the youth of Southwest Chicago to become successful and active members of society.


Does the program serve a specific population?

Yes : Youth between the ages of 5-19 living in southwest Chicago.


What are key assumptions about leadership and how to support and develop leadership embedded in the program?


What leadership development theories does the program support?
What leadership devlopment approaches does the program support\utilize?
What is the focus of the program?
What are the core components of the program? What leadership capacities does the program cultivate?
Does the initiative have a "theory of change" or a "program logic model"? (will link to definition nodes on dev server)
No.

The Orbis Institute

Host type:
Nonprofit Organization

Key contact:

Name: David A. French
Phone:
davidafrench@yahoo.com

What are the desired outcomes of the program?

Youth equipped with a global view and leadership capability.


Does the program serve a specific population?

Yes : Youth


What are key assumptions about leadership and how to support and develop leadership embedded in the program?


What leadership development theories does the program support?
What leadership devlopment approaches does the program support\utilize?
Individual capacity-building
What is the focus of the program?
What are the core components of the program? What leadership capacities does the program cultivate?
Global Economics/Citizenship
Does the initiative have a "theory of change" or a "program logic model"? (will link to definition nodes on dev server)
No.

Epigenesis Program

Host type:
Nonprofit Organization

Key contact:

Name: Rachel Davison
Phone:
rdavison@epigensisprogram.org

What are the desired outcomes of the program?

To empower youth to effect positive change in their communities.


Does the program serve a specific population?

Yes : Teens


What are key assumptions about leadership and how to support and develop leadership embedded in the program?


What leadership development theories does the program support?
What leadership devlopment approaches does the program support\utilize?
What is the focus of the program?
What are the core components of the program? What leadership capacities does the program cultivate?
Boundary Crossing
Does the initiative have a "theory of change" or a "program logic model"? (will link to definition nodes on dev server)
No.

GirlSource

Host type:
Nonprofit Organization

Key contact:

Name: Ethelinda Corpuz
Phone: 415-252-8880


What are the desired outcomes of the program?

To help girls finish high school, go on to college, and launch their careers.


Does the program serve a specific population?

Yes : Urban, low-income young women, ages 14-18 around the San Francisco Bay Area


What are key assumptions about leadership and how to support and develop leadership embedded in the program?


What leadership development theories does the program support?
What leadership devlopment approaches does the program support\utilize?
What is the focus of the program?
What are the core components of the program? What leadership capacities does the program cultivate?
Does the initiative have a "theory of change" or a "program logic model"? (will link to definition nodes on dev server)
No.

Teen Voices

Host type:
Nonprofit Organization

Key contact:

Name: Jenny Amory
Phone: 617-426-5505 x14


What are the desired outcomes of the program?

To better the lives of young women and let them learn creative journalistic and career skills for the future


Does the program serve a specific population?

Yes : Female teens of the Boston area.


What are key assumptions about leadership and how to support and develop leadership embedded in the program?


What leadership development theories does the program support?
Collaborative Leadership
What leadership devlopment approaches does the program support\utilize?
What is the focus of the program?
What are the core components of the program? What leadership capacities does the program cultivate?
Technology & Media Literacy
Does the initiative have a "theory of change" or a "program logic model"? (will link to definition nodes on dev server)
No.

Rachel's Daughters, Inc.

Host type:
Nonprofit Organization

Key contact:

Name:
What are the desired outcomes of the program?

To end the destructive cycle of teen pregnancy, poverty, and child abuse.


Does the program serve a specific population?

Yes : Young ladies in Riverside High School of Atlanta, Georgia.


What are key assumptions about leadership and how to support and develop leadership embedded in the program?


What leadership development theories does the program support?
Transformational Leadership
What leadership devlopment approaches does the program support\utilize?
Individual capacity-building
What is the focus of the program?
What are the core components of the program? What leadership capacities does the program cultivate?
Does the initiative have a "theory of change" or a "program logic model"? (will link to definition nodes on dev server)
No.

Youth Experiential Learning Program

Host type:
Foundation/Funders

Key contact:

Name: Mark Birdsall
Phone: 610.469.6400
info@triskeles.org

What are the desired outcomes of the program?


Does the program serve a specific population?

Yes : 11th and 12th graders.


What are key assumptions about leadership and how to support and develop leadership embedded in the program?


What leadership development theories does the program support?
What leadership devlopment approaches does the program support\utilize?
What is the focus of the program?
What are the core components of the program? What leadership capacities does the program cultiv