Youth Empowerment Festival, Summit, & Conference

Fri Aug 12 2022 at 09:00 am to 09:00 pm UTC-05:00

Columbus Park | Chicago

YourPassion1st
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Youth Empowerment Festival, Summit, & Conference
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Our youth empowerment weekend kicks off with a festival, and the fun continues Sat & Sun w/ workshops, a sneaker ball, brunch, & much more..
About this Event

In Partnership with The West Side Chamber of Commerce, Project Exploration, My Chi My Future, and a number of other community organizations, YourPassion1st would like to invite you to Austin's 1st Annual Youth Empowerment Weekend that includes our Festival Youth Summit, & Conference.

FRIDAY AUGUST 12TH 2022

The weekend kicks off at Columbus Park, with a day full of hands-on experiences, performances, a fashion show, art, music, health & wellness, sports tournaments, food, prizes, raffles, hiring opportunities, community resources, and much more...

SIGN UP HERE if you're a young adult that would like to present or perform, or if your organization would like to be a part of the festival:

jtmt.typeform.com/to/pOr9V3iq

WE REQUEST THAT ALL ORGANIZATIONS OFFER ONE OF THE BELOW TYPES OF ENGAGEMENT:

1. Explore - Open your doors the day of or set up a booth at our festival to give
young adults an opportunity to dive into unchartered waters across a number of creative
industries.

2. Participate - Offer a real-time hands-on experience that allows young adults to physically interact and engage across a number of creative industries.

3. Learn - Have access to valuable insight and resources to further the knowledge of our youth.

4. Work - Have the ability to start a career right here right now by signing up for a
program/interview.

5. The ability to sell something that day (booth).

6. Testimonial - opportunity to hear from community members on select topics

7. (Storytelling) - Individuals will have the opportunity to hear from like-minded individuals
and be inspired by industry leaders.

SATURDAY AUGUST 13TH

Saturday will start with 100 young adults being bussed to a location TBD, where they will have the opportunity to engage with other young adults through conversation, workshops, and breakouts. This will include a sneaker ball, raffles, fun, games, and more.

For more information or to SIGN UP, follow the link below:

SUNDAY AUGUST 14TH

Sunday will conclude with brunch and a few final keynote speakers...


Remember, in order to achieve your dreams, you have to follow #YourPassion1st.


For any questions, comments, or concerns, feel free to contact [email protected], [email protected], or [email protected]

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Event Venue & Nearby Stays

Columbus Park, 5701 W. Jackson Blvd., Chicago, United States

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