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Education & Leadership · Hilltop Family YMCA

Teen SenateAt Hilltop Family YMCA, youth education and leadership are the foundation of our programs. Knowledge, character development, guidance and encouragement to help children and teens learn and realize their potential is a core focus of what we do.

Summer Interns

Our Summer Internship Program is a great one to build leadership, project management and team building skills. Learn More!

Youth & Government

Our civic engagement and leadership development program for middle- and high-school students helps develop critical thinking competence, strengthens interpersonal communication skills, and raises awareness of and engagement in community issues and their possible solutions. For detailed information regarding the program contact hillinfo@ymcaeastbay.org or call (510) 222-9622. Learn more!

Model Legislature and Court Program

Designed for high school delegates, students take on various positions within the California state legislature and court systems.  The California Youth & Government Program is the only youth organization in the state privileged to use the actual state legislature and judicial chambers in Sacramento. 

Session 2015-16    August-February
Date/Time   Sundays, 4-6 pm
Fee   Free for committed participants




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