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Lead2feed Leadership Challenge
Category: Children, Youth & Families
DescriptionThe Challenge, created by the Foundation for Impact on Literacy and Learning and the Lift a Life Foundation, with assistance from the Yum! Foundation, encourages middle and high school students to hone their leadership skills by completing a service learning project that addresses a community need. Teams of students in grades 6-12 complete the Lead2Feed lessons and create and execute a service-learning project designed to find and fill a need in the community. Teams will develop an action plan to achieve the goal and apply the leadership skills in the lessons to complete their project. Entries must be submitted online using the Lead2Feed Challenge Entry Form. First-, second-, third-, and honorable mention prizes of $20,000, $10,000, $5,000, and $1,000 will be awarded. Up to 50 teams will be recognized as winners. Each winning team also receives a tech bundle for their school or youth club or $10,000, $5,000, $2,000, and $1,000 respectively. Additional information can be found on the Web site.
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