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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.

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Operation Snowball

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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Upcoming Events:

july, 2016

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Snowball Regional Training June 1, 2016

By |May 17th, 2016|Uncategorized|

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 [...]

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Snowball Chapter Awards: Spring 2016

By |March 21st, 2016|Operation Snowball|

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 [...]

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OS Offering Regional Training: April 30, 2016

By |March 19th, 2016|Operation Snowball|

Operation Snowball Inc. is sponsoring a 4 hour training on April 30, 2016 hosted by West Leyden OS Chapter at West Leyden High School in Northlake, IL. This event is open to ALL Chapters, youth and adults leaders. The training, Snowball Everyday: Creating Year-Round Impact Beyond a Snowball Retreat, will be a fun, interactive day [...]

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2nd Annual Exhibitor Fair at CGTI

By |March 10th, 2016|CGTI|

The 42nd Annual Cebrin Goodman Teen Institute will be held on July 17-21, 2016 on the campus of Eastern Illinois University in Charleston. We are excited to have over 400 youth back on campus with 100 adult volunteers and mentors as well.  This is a great way for you to reach youth from all over [...]

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