Announcing the Junior Greenheart Global Leaders Conference
The inaugural Junior Greenheart Global Leaders Conference (Jr. GGLC) will take place May 2017 in Chicago, Illinois. It will be replacing and expanding upon the Greenheart Club Leaders Weekend to Chicago. Greenheart participants and alumni 18 and under are invited to apply for this special weekend of celebration and collaboration.
Similar to the Greenheart Global Leaders Conference in Washington D.C, the Jr. GGLC will explore global leadership through social and environmental service, cultural exchange, and international advocacy. Meaningful discussions will be led by Greenheart staff and participants’ accomplishments will be highlighted during their presentations at Greenheart’s headquarters in Chicago. They will also dive into Chicago culture by volunteering with a local organization. Finally, our leaders will have the opportunity to enjoy sightseeing excursions to some of Chicago’s most iconic attractions.
The application will be available winter 2017 to all Greenheart program participants who fit the following criteria:
- Current or past Greenheart Travel or CCI Greenheart participant
- 18 years and under
- Logged the program specific volunteer hour requirement in the Greenheart Club
- Residing in the USA at the time of the conference
We will be choosing 8 participants from across Greenheart’s branches to share in this extraordinary experience. Those chosen will be given a full scholarship to attend the conference from the 4th – 7th of May, 2017. Any questions or comments can be directed to Elyse Voyen at (312) 264-1616 or at firstname.lastname@example.org