AcSTRIVE FOR EXCELLENCE

We believe confident youth build stronger communities!

Youth Achievers (5th & 6th Grades)/ Tourist Achievers (7th & 8 Grades)

In bi-weekly sessions that meet at the various branches, students explore various career paths through group discussion, role playing, World of Work tours and guest speakers. Youth and Tourist Achievers also take part in activities that focus on leadership training, communication (i.e. self presentation and etiquette), goal setting and service learning.

Teen Achievers (9th & 10th Grades)/ Future Leader Achievers (11th & 12th Grades)

Participants engage in regular project-based learning, according to their career field of interest, learning firsthand from programming conducted by Adult Achievers. Teen and Future Leaders Achievers receive hands-on experience in dealing with the career of their interest, while continuing to take part in activites that solidify their leadership, communication and social skills. Additional Teen and Future Leader activities include college readiness programming, college tours, internship opportunities, personalized vision planning, community service and more.

Contact us

K. Brent Hill
Association Y-Achievers Director
215-235-6440 Ext 1711
bhill@philaymca.org