Cebrin Goodman Teen Institute
The Cebrin Goodman Teen Institute is a 5-day youth leadership conference sponsored by the Illinois Association for Behavioral Health. 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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Each month our Community Action Teams (CATs) are asked to complete an online monthly reports. Here’s information from their September report: West Leyden High School This action team met on a weekly basis in September. The youth received training from Erika’s Lighthouse on depression and suicide and presented to all of the health classes on [...]
Streator Township High School, a CGTI Community Action Team and Operation Snowball Chapter, successfully held their first event from their action plan. This team hosted a Fun Run this past Saturday with the goal of 50 runners -- they surpassed that goal and ended up having 165! This was a great community event to not only [...]
This training is open to ALL Snowball Chapters' youth and adults. Training is June 1st, 2016 at Sandburg HS in Orland Park, IL from 9:30am-1:30pm. This fun interactive training is perfect for those who are wanting to learn the skills to co-facilitate discussion groups at their future Snowball/Snowflake event. Current co-facilitators can sharpen their skills too! Learn how [...]
Now is the time to honor a youth, adult, Chapter, and organization that has made your Snowball/Snowflake great! Nominations are being accepted now until April 13, 2016 in numerous categories. Chapter of the Year Outstanding Youth Leader Outstanding Adult Support from a Business/Organization Follow the link to learn how to submit your nomination. Operation Snowball Recognition [...]