Luminosity Youth Inc. is about inspiring and lifting the leaders of tomorrow. We want to provide all youth with the opportunities to be able to develop their skills, knowledge and confidence so that they are fully equipped to:
It is important that they have access to high quality resources, speakers and opportunities to inspire and engage youth. Not only do we want to enhance the profile of already existing programs available to youth, we also want to develop and implement additional programs. A key program that Luminosity Youth Inc. is passionate about and is currently developing for launch in 2013 is an annual Youth Summit to be held in Port Macquarie.
The Luminosity Youth Inc. working group is comprised of people that are passionate about supporting youth in their personal and professional development. Youth are our future and so it is imperative that we provide them with the building blocks, support and encouragement they need to grow into the best version of themselves. This Youth Summit is an invaluable opportunity to contribute and invest in our future.
Our ultimate goal is to develop and host "a national Youth Summit challenging today's generation to become tomorrow's leaders". This Summit will be held in Port Macquarie the big picture is to have youth attendees not just from the local region but from all over Australia. We want Port Macquarie to be considered to be the inspirational hub for youth from all walks of life.
The aim of the Summit is to:
We want to provide all youth with a safe environment where they can develop the confidence to unlock their potential and shine their inner light.
This Summit is a great opportunity for youth from all walks of life to come together to start their journey where they will learn from and grow with one another.
The theme for the Summit is 'Dangerous Ideas' i.e. Thinking big! Daring to dream and create, taking calculated risks to achieve success. The aim is to provide participants with the skills, knowledge and confidence to 'just do it' and take a risk to achieve success. The youth will be challenged to create dangerous ideas for the future.
The age group that are being target for this event are youth between the ages of 15 years to 25 years of age.
The committee will be targeting those that attend school, those that are already in the workforce and those attending University or TAFE. These participants will be drawn from across regional & metropolitan Australia with a firm focus on drawing new ideas and talents to the region whilst nurturing and elevating our own young Hastings leaders.
Recruitment will include:
The targeted number of attendees is 300.
The Summit will be held from the 20th to the 22nd of July as this is a quiet period for Port Macquarie and does not conflict with exam periods for those studying.