RYLA is Rotary’s Youth Leadership Training Program. RYLA emphasizes leadership, citizenship, personnel growth and service. From June 22 thru 25 2014, clubs throughout District 7780 will send up to 120 high school sophomores to Rotary Youth Leadership Awards conference held at Camp Hines in Raymond Maine.  Participants will be assigned to a group of 12 where they will spend 4 days together exploring leadership concepts through a series of practical situations. These include team building activities, group problem solving, confidence building activities and solo events.

Interested High School Sophomores can obtain an application here. The deadline for submitting completed applications is April 11, 2014. The cost of the program is provided by the local club. Selected students will need to complete a District registration form, Parental consent and medical examination form from a health care provider. Additional information is available at 2014 RYLA Fast Facts.