The Young Leaders Academy (YLA) - Boulder County, Colorado
2022 NACo Achievement Award Winner
Boulder County, Colo., CO
Best In Category
About the Program
Category: Children and Youth (Best in Category)
The Young Leaders Academy (YLA) was developed by Workforce Boulder County (WFBC) and Community Action Programs (CAP) to cultivate BIPOC future leaders and entrepreneurs from underrepresented backgrounds. YLA creates a pipeline of diverse talent to a variety of sectors across Boulder County while having positive future economic implications, and academic, and health-related outcomes for its BIPOC youth participants.