See Our Youth Summit

News Date: 
April 3, 2019

The Library and Community Services Department successfully launched its first youth led “See Our Youth (SOY)” Summit on March 30th!  Over 100 high school youth came together to learn, connect and celebrate with their peers. The Summit consisted of educational workshops, youth entertainment, raffles and a resource fair. The goal of the Summit is to celebrate and empower young leadership in our City.

The City of Salinas would like to give a huge shout-out to the youth steering committee who committed to passionately plan this event.

  • Madeline Bautista
  • Kenya Burton
  • Anthony Marquez
  • Gabriela Gonzalez Silva
  • Jonathan Mejia
  • Camily De Leon  
  • And the many other youth who contributed

We would also like to thank the Salinas Boys and Girls Club, Local 270, Ciclovia Salinas, Dream Academy, Sun Street Centers, Youth Leadership Academy, Youth and Government Institute, Teen Scene and the many other leadership groups who made this event a huge success!

Click to see more pictures of the event and event coverage on our local news!


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