Rise Above It Lexington Two Community Coalition to Host Youth Leadership Summit

lex-2-cc-4col-logoThe Rise Above It Lexington School District Two Community Coalition will hold a youth leadership summit on Monday October 3 and Tuesday October 4, 2016!

The theme for this year’s summit is ROAR: Rise. Organize. Advocate. Run.  Students will learn about living drug-free and how to be a positive influence on their peers to do the same.  Topics will include underage drinking, risky behaviors, media influence, decision making, keeping calm, and confidence.

The summit will take place at Fulmer Middle School and at Airport High School from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Monday and Tuesday.

Rise Above It: Lexington Two Community Coalition is a Drug Free Community grant-funded organization housed at LRADAC serving the Lexington School District Two community.  To read more about Rise Above it: Lexington Two Community Coalition, visit riseaboveitlexington.org

LRADAC is the designated alcohol abuse and drug abuse authority for Lexington and Richland Counties of South Carolina. The public, not-for-profit agency offers a wide array of prevention, intervention and treatment programs in locations convenient to residents of both counties. The agency has a budget of approximately $10 million and serves more than 5,000 clients per year.