Northwest Youth Leadership Summit

"EMPOWERING CASCADIA'S FUTURE LEADERS IN CONSERVATION"

Attention all students ages 14-22 who have participated in outdoor, leadership and/or stewardship programs: YOU are invited to the Northwest Youth Leadership Summit November 4 at The Mountaineers Seattle Program Center!

save the date: NOVEMBER 4, 2017

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APPLICATION DEADLINE IS OCTOBER 1, 2017!


2016 NWYLS

The event is FREE to students ages 14-22 who have participated in youth leadership and outdoor programs in the Pacific Northwest, including Youth Leadership Adventures, The Mountaineers Mountain Adventure Club, North Cascades Wild, Mountain School, Kulshan Creek Neighborhood Kids Program and Cascades Climate Challenge.

The Summit includes 18 skill-building breakout sessions, a Student Success Panel, a career and networking fair, and outdoor adventures. More than 150 students will participate in the conference aimed to provide tools for conservation leaders to build their awareness, learning, inspiration and engagement to help equip them to take action towards conservation.

Questions? Contact us at  or call (360) 854-2588.

Partners and Youth Program Providers: to download a printable flier of the Summit to share with your students and alumni, click here.


The Summit is brought to you by:

Fir Sponsors: Percolator ConsultingSkagit Law GroupThomas & Associates Insurance Broker, Inc. 

Sapling Sponsors: Alliance 2020

Raffle donors: Museum of Pop Culture, Pacific Science Center, Whole Foods

You can contribute to this vital step on the path for young people to be environmental leaders, while gaining recognition for your business as one of our key supporters. Please consider sponsoring or donating goods to the Northwest Youth Leadership Summit.


The 2016 Northwest Youth Leadership Summit was held at The Mountaineers Seattle Program Center on October 22. You can read a blog post about this incredible gathering here.


You can contribute to this vital step on the path for young people to be environmental leaders, while gaining recognition for your business as one of our key supporters. Please consider sponsoring or donating goods to the Northwest Youth Leadership Summit.

Download Northwest Youth Leadership Summit Sponsor Packet