We Are Accepting Applications For YLC 2021!
Cohort 12 of YLC begins in January 2021 and ends in May 2021
Young Leadership Collaborative (YLC) was designed to increase the number of youth who can develop their own economic capacities to succeed through personal finance and exploration into the world of entrepreneurship, develop a continuous reservoir of prospective young entrepreneurs, provide scholarships and equip future business leaders.
The Academy is structured to provide participants the theoretical and practical tools necessary to manage and build their personal financial portfolios to be successful in business.
Eight (8) four hour sessions are conducted. The program will take place 9 am -1 pm two Saturdays per month beginning January 2021 and end in May 2021, unless otherwise stated.
The sessions will include instruction, self-assessment, individual and group exercises, lectures, homework, and videos.
Workbooks are distributed at the beginning of the training and trainers disseminate a variety of materials at each session (exercises, reference materials, etc.)
The program is paid for by generous grants from Wells Fargo Bank, PG&E, SMUD, UC Davis Health System, Safe CU and Los Rios Community College District.
Class Location Virtual
Sacramento Black Chamber of Commerce
5770 Freeport Blvd., Suite 44
Sacramento, CA 95822
YLC Steering Committee
Azizza Davis Goines
Executive Director - Sacramento Black Chamber Foundation
CFE Certified Financial Educator®
Gail Jones Sr. Business Advisor to CHRO VSP Global
Joel Powell, J.D. Dean, Business & Family Science | Cosumnes River College
Monique S Anderson
Monique S Anderson Director, Program and Project Management Office VSP Vision Care
Dr. Marcellene Waston- Derbigny
Associate Vice President, Student Retention and Academic Success
Kaifa Charles Yates
MLK Center Outreach Coordinator