2015 Youth Empowerment Summit (Y.E.S!)
Snipped from the 2015 YES letter to administrators:
National Black Deaf Advocates, INC., is proud to present to Deaf Education programs nationwide, the 2015 Youth Empowerment Summit (Y.E.S!). Y.E.S! is a summer program designed to meet the leadership, non-academic educational, and social needs of Black Deaf and Hard of Hearing youth from 13 to 17 years of age. Since it’s founding in 1997 during the National Black Deaf Advocates, INC (NBDA) conference in Washington, D.C., Y.E.S! has successfully helped foster the leadership development of more than 200 Black Deaf and Hard of Hearing Youths across the country.
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Questions, concerns or requests for more information should be directed to Corey Burton and Brandon Williams, Co-Directors of Youth Empowerment Summit (Y.E.S!) via email at Youth@nbda.org.