Black Organizing Project is hosting our 2016 Youth Space Summer Leadership Development Internship for youth ages 12 – 18. The internship will be held from June 21, 2016 – July 30, 2016 in which all of our youth interns will be paid a stipend.
At BOP, we believe in investing in our youth. Through this internship we are striving to build stronger unity within the Black community, by developing leadership skills and the capacity of youth voices. We will engage in fun, interactive activities, learn new skills and reflect on how to bring resources back to our larger community. We expect all qualified members to actively participate and engage in all workshops and all group building activities. Some of the workshops include:
All qualified applicants are expected and required to participate in an interview process. If accepted, a BOP member will contact you to inform you of your acceptance into the program. Upon acceptance, there will be a mandatory orientation for both parents/guardians and youth interns. The orientation date will be Saturday, June 18, 2016 from 11am – 1pm. If you are unable to make this date, please communicate ahead of time and a BOP staff member will coordinate with you.
For an application, please reach out to Jessica Black (510) 545-2862 firstname.lastname@example.org or Ni’Keah Manning (510) 788-0248 email@example.com.
Once you receive an application, please fill out the entire application form and have your parent/guardian sign your permission slips. We need this information as soon as possible. You can bring your signed permission slip to the BOP Office. If you have any further questions, please feel free to call Jessica or Ni’Keah for more information. All forms must be signed and turned in before Friday, June 10th, 2016. If you […]