Tuesday, April 15, 2008

Join the Red Cross at the Inaugral Youth Power Summit!

Join us at the Inaugural Youth Power Summit on Saturday, April 19, 2008 at U.S. Cellular Field from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. CT. This free, fun-filled and empowering summit is open to all area high school students and is made possible through a partnership between the Red Cross and the Illinois Sports Facilities Authority (ISFA), the developer, owner and operator of U.S. Cellular Field.

A unique leadership experience, the Red Cross Youth Power Summit is a great chance for young local leaders in the Chicago area to interact with one another and learn the valuable skills necessary for effective community involvement. The Summit features a number of fun and engaging activities, including team building exercises and service project demonstrations. The summit will be held at U.S. Cellular Field’s Conference and Learning Center.

To register for the Inaugural Youth Power Summit please contact the American Red Cross of Greater Chicago at (312) 729-6132 or visit http://www.chicagoredcross.org/. The event is open to all interested high school students but space is limited and registration will be first come, first serve. Interested students are encouraged to sign up soon to reserve a spot.