To convene the youth of Bastrop County to create positive change towards a more inclusive, fair and sustainable society. With the input and innovation of our youth, Bastrop County will be a more resilient community for all.
Inspire youth to become advocates for change in the schools and communities of Bastrop County
Increase youth’s capacity to become proactive leaders who break gender, racial and cultural barriers.
Integrate youth within county systems to guide policies that will affect the future
Empower youth through educational and leadership opportunities that will encourage them to achieve their highest goals and potential.
TARGET AUDIENCE: Youth of Bastrop County ages 14-18 or 9-12th grade. Representatives from all 4 local Independent School Districts (Bastrop Elgin, McDade and Smithville). Excused absence offered to students with Bastrop County.
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There’s no better investment than in the youth of our communities. Join us as we strive to raise the voices of our youth in the first annual Bastrop County Youth Summit!
Local community teens, organizations, leaders, churches, schools and foundations are working collaboratively to ensure that this event develops the next generation of change-makers. You can be a part of this important investment in our youth, offering your organization a platform to demonstrate leadership and collaboration for improved well-being.
Please consider sponsorship in the following areas in any amount or in-kind donation: