July 8, 2013
2013 Youth Grantmakers Summer Leadership Conference
Approximately 300 youth grantmakers and their adult advisors from Michigan and around the nation for participating in the Council of Michigan Foundation's annual 3-day educational conference planned and facilitated by the Michigan Community Foundations Youth Project (MCFYP) Committee. This youth-run conference was focused on best practices, youth empowerment, grantmaking and more. The conference theme- "Impassioned. Empowered. Better Me. Better We." - helped participants identify their passions and helped provide exposure to creative avenues for expression.