REACH is very proud to have a Toastmasters for Youth Chapter. We had 12 students complete the Youth Leadership Program, an 8-week program designed to develop speaking and leadership potential through practical experience.
Participants learn to:
Final speeches were presented Friday, March 6 @ Midlands Tech NE Auditorium. The theme of the evening was Speak up…Speak out…and Be heard.
- Jackson Compton — “My Career Goal”
- James Kelley — “Why I Love Wrestling”
- Paul Kelley — Recitation of “Jabberwocky” by Lewis Carroll
- Takeya Miller — “The Love of Dance”
- Brianna Stanley — “Most Dangerous Pet”
- Lane Stanley — “The Best Game: Team Fortress 2”
- Arik Swanner — “Toastmasters”
- Jacob Swanner — “Complications in Recent Travels”
- Olivia Swanner — “Coco Bay”
- Camden Weast — “Green Eggs and All Night”
- Ryan Weast — “Speaking Lessons Learned”
- Chase Zayas — Excerpts from “A Diary of A Slave”
Thanks to Tawanda Miller and Wendy Weast, parent volunteers, for getting this program going. Special Thanks to all the Toastmasters for their community service to our youth: Kim Love, Robert Baukman, Bertha Milhouse, Wanda Hymes and Angela Geiger.
Find out more about REACH support group @ www.reachgroup.org