Sports Leadership Program
Who: For high school and college student-athletes 14-20
What: This is a 6-month leadership development program and mission for high school student-athletes, ages 14-18, that aims to empower, engage and expose leaders to sports for social change issues and initiatives that impact communities here in Philadelphia and in the Dominican Republic. The program will culminate with a 10-day Sports Mission to the Dominican Republic. This program and mission will spend time learning about how sports impacts communities and volunteering at local organizations that specialize in youth and sports for social change initiatives. Activities and tours will include leadership discussions with communities leaders, volunteering at partnering sports organizations, cultural activities, and excursions, swimming the Carribean Sea, and much more.
When: Program begins in January 2019. The mission travel schedule for June 24- July 3, 2019.
Where: This mission will be traveling to the Dominican Republic and lodging in one community