When: Friday, August 5, 2016


(2017 date TBD)

Who: Youth ages 5-17

Where:  Ohio Dominican University

Activities:  A fun day of multicultural understanding and skill building, including panel discussions, lunch, and workshops.

A special Thank You to our generous sponsors:

Franklin County Commissioners

COWIC (Central Ohio Workforce Investment Corporation)

Ohio Means Jobs 

JPMorgan Chase Bank

As well as to our in-kind supporters:

Huntington Bank

Girl Scouts of Ohio's Heartland

Staples Advantage

Youth for Human Rights


Coming Together As One

Fred Bowditch
Green Spot
Molina Healthcare

The Columbus Foundation
The City of Columbus City Council
Ohio Dominican University

Youth Summit

Our Youth Summit Goals and Mission include:

  1. Increasing the ability of youth from different cultures and backgrounds to work together, learn from each other, and gain multi-cultural understanding and appreciation.
  2. Providing practical leadership training for youth to further their ability to plan and carry out presentation and service projects in their school and communities.
  3. Educating youth about moving towards self-sufficiency through academic success, increased employability skills, and community