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Regional Events

Amplify NYAMPLIFY-NY Youth Leadership Forums & Foundations for Leadership Workshops!

YOUTH POWER! of Families Together in New York State is excited to host a FREE opportunity available for youth and parent/caregivers in Central NY, Rochester, NY and Long Island, NY.

Registration is open for the 2019 Central Youth Leadership Forum (YLF) and accompanying Foundations for Leadership Workshop Series! The deadline to register for the YLF is May 1, 2019. For the Foundations for Leadership Workshop, the deadline is May 14th, 2019. Applications and frequently asked questions addressing common concerns have been attached; read below for more information!

**Please note: it is not required that youth and their parent/caregivers both attend the YLF to participate in this opportunity!** 

2019 Youth Leadership Forum Series:

  • Central YLF: May 18-21, 2019 | Holiday Inn Liverpool | Syracuse, NY: Registration Now LIVE! Click here to register for the Central YLF. The deadline to register is May 1, 2019.
  • Western YLF: July 13-16, 2019 | Holiday Inn Downtown | Rochester, NY
  • Long Island YLF: October 12-15, 2019 | Hyatt Regency | Long Island, NY

For more information about AMPLIFY-NY Youth Leadership Forums, click here!

Click here to view the flyer.

Foundations for Leadership: A Parent/Caregiver Workshop Series:

  • NYC – Thursday, March 14th, 2019 | Chatham Square Library | Manhattan, NY
  • Central – Saturday & Tuesday, May 18 & 21, 2019 | Holiday Inn Liverpool  | Syracuse, NY: Registration is Now LIVE! Click here to register!
    The deadline to register is May 14th, 2019.
  • Western – Saturday & Tuesday, July 13 & 16, 2019 | Holiday Inn Downtown | Rochester, NY 

Click here to view the flyer. For more info on AMPLIFY-NY, click here.

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