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National Training Center
Bring the Youth Leadership Institute’s 20+ years of experience into your community with a customized training package developed around your specific needs.
YLI's National Training Center offers training packages, technical assistance, and research and evaluation services to support and build the capacity of organizations of all sizes and areas of focus. The Youth Leadership Institute leads the way in engaging youth in several key areas of community change, including food access, youth philanthropy, educational equity, civic engagement, and prevention of alcohol, tobacco, and other drug use. The youth engagement strategies developed by the Center come from over two decades of research and real world experience establishing and evaluating the effectiveness of youth programs across the country, including the Youth Leadership Institute’s own community-based programs.
YLI is the exclusive national trainer for the Communities Mobilizing for Change on Alcohol (CMCA) model program, which is listed in the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration's National Registry of Evidence-based Programs and Practices (NREPP).