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How to Prepare for YL Program
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How to Prepare for

Young Leaders Program

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While you are at Young Leaders, you will be unable to leave for shopping and other tasks.  As such, you should come well prepared for the adventure that awaits.

Personal Gear

You will receive polo-style uniform shirts, recreation t-shirt, backpack, lanyard, name tag, and other appropriate gear upon arrival.  In addition, please bring the following items with you to Young Leaders:

(Note:  we provide uniform shirts.)

Standard Uniform

During Young leaders, you are expected to wear the standard uniform at all times, except during the following situations:

The standard uniform includes a shirt, lanyard, and name tag which are provided.  It also includes the khaki/tan pants/shorts/skirt, socks, shoes, belt, etc. as indicated in the Personal Gear section, above.

You will be issued an official backpack as part of the program.  Unauthorized backpacks, purses, or other bags are not permitted during the program.  You may bring one to and from camp to carry your belongings here and then back home.

For the recreation periods you may wear shorts, t-shirts, etc.


Please check out all the rules here.

Important Note:  There is only one consequence for breaking the rules at YL… and that is going home.  Please don’t risk it.


You will need cash or credit/debit cards for the following items:

Note that a small processing fee may be charged for both online and offline transactions.

Other Items

You assume all risk by bringing expensive equipment to Young Leaders Program.

How to Prepare for Young Leaders Program