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Life Launch

Life Launch: Youth Empowerment & Community Engagement

Welcome to Life Launch: Youth Empowerment & Community Engagement, where the journey to personal growth and community impact begins! In this dynamic program, youth are invited to embark on a transformative journey that blends learning, exploration, and service to empower them to become confident, compassionate leaders of tomorrow.

Through a curated blend of guest speakers, enriching field trips, career exploration, volunteering opportunities, and life skill development, participants will discover their passions, cultivate valuable skills, and make a positive difference in their community.

Our roster of inspiring guest speakers—from entrepreneurs and professionals to community leaders and activists—will share their personal stories and insights, providing invaluable wisdom and guidance to ignite the spark within each participant.

Field trips to local organizations, and community hubs offer hands-on experiences and behind-the-scenes insights into various careers and industries, allowing youth to explore their interests and envision their future paths.

But "Life Launch" is more than just career exploration—it's also about giving back and personal growth. Through volunteering opportunities with local nonprofits and community projects, participants will discover the power of service and develop a deep sense of empathy and civic responsibility. Through time spent building essential life skills from communication and leadership to resume building and time management, our program equips youth with the practical tools they need to navigate life's challenges with confidence and resilience.

Join us for an empowering experience that will not only shape your future but also empower you to shape the world around you. Welcome to Life Launch: Youth Empowerment & Community Engagement—where every step forward is a step toward a brighter, more fulfilling future!

Questions about the program? Email Ms. Dallas at

What to Bring: Participants should arrive at each session in active clothing/shoes, bring plenty of water, a snack, and a nutritious and hearty lunch.

Program Location: Dorothy F. Johnson Center at 775 East 16th St. Chico, CA 95928

Ages 10-16

F | 9/6-10/25 (8 weeks) | 10:00 AM-1:00 PM | $259  Click here to register

F | 11/1-12/20* (7 weeks) | 10:00 AM-1:00 PM | $229  Click here to register

*no program 11/29