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Our Futures - Youth Involvement
Our Futures in Licking County is comprised of members of the Licking County community who are committed to helping improve the health, welfare, safety and security of every citizen within the county.  We believe the youth of our communities are our future. Working together, we
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Contact the Youth Leadership Council of Licking County:
Project Director: Bobby Persinger, CIRS, OCPS II
(740) 345-6166 ext. 228 or bpersinger@pathwaysco.org
can help them reach their full potential.  If you are interested in participating in an Our Futures event, activity or to serve on a Coalition committee, click here to contact the Coalition Director.
 
YOUTH LEADERSHIP COUNCIL

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The Youth Leadership Council (YLC) Leadership Council (YLC) of Licking County is an award-winning youth-led prevention project comprised of high school students who collectively work to help make Licking County a happy, healthy, safe and drug-free place to live, work and attend school.  Through prevention education, leadership development, civic engagement and community service, the YLC strives to educate and inform parents, professionals and their peers about the dangers of substance use/abuse and violence.  The YLC is supported by Our Futures in Licking County and Pathways of Central Ohio. Click here to find out more about the YLC.

To apply: You must be a current 9th, 10th or 11th grade student in Licking County.  You must commit to live and promote a non-violence and drug-free lifestyle.  You must want to make a difference in your school, community and neighborhood.  An application, letter of intent and three (3) letters of reference must be submitted by the deadline as noted in the application.

To obtain an application: Applications are available in your school’s guidance office or click here for a downloadable version.  Applications will not be accepted after the deadline.