The Rotary Club of College Park nominates and pays for six students to attend the Rotary Youth Leadership Awards(RYLA). District 6980’s RYLA event is tailored to high school sophomores and juniors.
RYLA emphasizes leadership, citizenship, and personal growth, and aims to
- Demonstrate Rotary’s respect and concern for youth
- Provide an effective training experience for selected youth and potential leaders
- Encourage leadership of youth by youth
- Recognize publicly young people who are rendering service to their communities
RYLA programs consist mainly of presentations, activities, and workshops. These three components are supplemented by group work, which enhance presentations and facilitate team building.
The 2012 District 6980 RYLA will take place from February 23 – 26 a the Hilton Hotel Orlando/Altamonte Springs. College Park sophomores and juniors interested in applying should contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.