Youth Development and Intervention Program
Provides leadership in creating programs, which serves at-risk youth
linking parental/guardian involvement. Strategies applied include
community bridge building, teen summits, parenting skills training,
tutoring, and employability skills training/job placement services. All
activities are designed to help young people who are often caught up in
the vicious cycle of peer pressure, illegal conduct, uncooperative
behavior and broken contracts that lead to the legal system. Serves
youth between the ages of 10 through 18 years old.
NULITES (National Urban League Incentives To Excel
and Succeed) NULITES is a youth program of the National Urban League
being conducted in over 100 communities nationwide to address the
challenges young adults face as they navigate their teenage years. The
programs focus on education, character-building, community
responsibility, and college/career prep is centered on creating and
molding the next generation of civic leaders and professionals. Founded
on the premise that young people are our most valuable resource, NULITES
is designed to reflect the positive aspects of youth in todays society
while providing opportunities for personal and leadership development.
The program promotes and maintains high standards of well-being,
educational, character and leadership qualities, which is accomplished
through group activities, meetings, special educational programs, field
trips and FUN!
Program Highlights: NULITES activities include
college exploration tours, SAT & ACT prep courses, work skills
training, cultural activities, scholarship opportunities, community
service projects, and attending the State and National Urban League
Conferences with over 1,000 other NULITES.