Cebrin Goodman Teen Institute
The Cebrin Goodman Teen Institute is a 5-day youth leadership conference sponsored by the Illinois Alcoholism & Drug Dependence Association. Formerly known as the Illinois Teen Institute, it is an award-winning program that offers opportunities for teens around the state to learn about leadership, healthy choices, and working with others to create better communities.
Operation Snowball is an alcohol and other drug use prevention program focusing on leadership development to empower youth to lead drug-free lives. Operation Snowball is founded on the belief that youth and adults can make responsible decisions when provided with factual information and an opportunity to develop an understanding of one’s self and motivations.
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First, let’s start with the history of the Cebrin Goodman Teen Institute (CGTI). CGTI is a five-day youth leadership conference sponsored by the Illinois Alcoholism and Drug Dependence Association (IADDA). Formerly known as the Illinois Teen Institute, it is an award-winning program that offers opportunities for teens around the state to learn about leadership, healthy […]
CADCA was an amazing experience for me. I learned so much from the National Youth Leadership Initiative (NYLI) workshops I went to. I learned how to be a leader and what you can do to help others be leaders as well. We went through the Strategic Prevention Framework (SPF), assessed our community and developed an […]
I first attended the Cebrin Goodman Teen Institute (CGTI) as a participant the summer after my freshman year. I had just been to by first Snowball and I loved it. My advisor had recommended that I attend CGTI in order to get more ideas to bring back to the group for next year; she said […]
Operation Snowball’s 6th Annual Make the Right Mov(i)e: Shatter the Myths about Drug Abuse Video Contest
Operation Snowball Inc.’s 6th Annual Video Contest ‘Make The Right Mov(i)e: Shatter the Myths about Drug Abuse’ Get your video to go viral! Impact your school, community and Illinois with the real facts about drug abuse! Operation Snowball is celebrating […]