Youth ChangeMakers Conference
June 29 @ 8:30 am - June 30 @ 5:30 pm| Free
Unleash the potential of young leaders at the 2023 Pittsburgh Youth Changemakers Conference, where inspiration meets action. North Allegheny (NA) for Change, in partnership with the University of Pittsburgh and the Urban League of Greater Pittsburgh, is excited to announce the first-ever Pittsburgh Youth Changemakers Conference on June 29-30, 2023. Join us for a two-day transformative experience filled with dynamic workshops, inspiring speakers, and a network of like-minded visionaries ready to make a difference in Pittsburgh. We are also honored to welcome Pittsburgh Mayor Ed Gainey for a keynote address.
The Pittsburgh Youth Changemakers Conference will also feature the Urban League of Greater Pittsburgh’s highly-anticipated annual State of Black Pittsburgh event, which highlights challenges and accomplishments in the work of enabling African Americans in Southwestern Pennsylvania to achieve economic self-reliance, parity, power and civil rights.
This conference is a one-of-a-kind opportunity for Pittsburgh-area upperclassmen high school youth and rising college students to network and cultivate their leadership skills. Due to the generosity of our partners, this conference is both free and meal-inclusive. There will also be opportunities for free transportation on an application basis.
Space is limited, so sign up today!
- 8:30 AM – 9:00 AM Breakfast
- 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM TRAILBLAZER Sessions
- 12:00 PM Lunch
- 12:45 PM Introduction and History of Youth Changemaking
- 1:15 PM Trip to Carnegie Art Museum
- 5:00 PM State of Black Pittsburgh Reception (additional details about the State of Black Pittsburgh, available here)
- 6:00 PM State of Black Pittsburgh Program begins
- 8:00 PM Day 1 Ends
State of Black Pittsburgh Reception and Program (5:00 PM- 8:00 PM)
- 9:00 AM Day 2 Welcome
- 9:15 AM Self-Led Conference
- 12:00 PM Lunch
- 1:30 AM Pitt Blitz
- 4:00 PM Reflections
- 4:45 PM Keynote Speech – Mayor Ed Gainey
Alumni Hall : 4227 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15260