The program takes place in Sacramento. Over the course of MYLP, you will:
The Muslim Youth Leadership Program is an intensive, four-day retreat in Sacramento designed to introduce American Muslim high school students to the areas of media, law, and government–avenues that shape public opinion and public policy.
- Gain an in-depth understanding of California’s legislative process
- Sharpen your leadership skills and gain valuable campaign and organizing tools
- Make new friends with other students from across California
- Meet elected officials and improve your networking skill
- Receive hands-on training in the areas of civic engagement and media advocacy
- Mock Legislature at the State Capitol: Serve as a senator for a day and debate important public policy issues ranging from elections, education and public safety.
WHEN: Thursday, August 1 – Sunday, August 4, 2019
The application deadline is TBA.
For details, contact your local CAIR-CA office.
Greater Los Angeles Area: firstname.lastname@example.org | 714-776-1847
San Diego Area: email@example.com | 858-278-4547
Sacramento Valley: firstname.lastname@example.org | 916-441-6269
San Francisco Bay Area: email@example.com | 408-986-9874