Required Program Criteria-Must be a high school student living in zip code 81152-Must attend 3 meetings with a parent/guardian (Initial Enrollment, Mid-year Review, Exit Interview)-Must complete monthly Action Plans with Move Mountains Mentor-Must attend at least 5 of 6 trips throughout the year (dates will be provided)
Upon successful completion of the year-long program, Youth Leaders receive-$1,000 Stipend released to youth leader-$1,000 Scholarship to be applied directly to educational/vocational/post-secondary costs within 5 years of program completion
ExpectationsAs a Move Mountains Youth Leader, you agree to the following:
1. I will be confident and ready to interact with my peers, elders, facilitators and those different than me with respect, love and kindness.
2. I agree to give my greatest effort when engaging in creative activities such as writing, drawing, singing, dancing, rapping and/or telling my story. 3. I agree to stay substance-free throughout the program. This means that I will not come to any Move Mountain activity while under the influence of any non-prescribed drugs, alcohol or controlled substances.
4. I will RAISE MY VOICE to ask for what we as a group need, to state why we need it, and to ask for others to raise their voices as well.
5. I will exercise my highest level of self-awareness and act in a way to be receptive, open-minded, and honored by a fellow leader approaching me about the agreements we make as Move Mountains Youth Leaders.