BLU Educational Foundation’s Institute for Civic Engagement (The Institute) seeks to increase the leadership skills, collaboration, and advocacy opportunities for students, parents, future public officials and fellow community members.
Civic Engagement Fellowship
African American Parent Leadership Training
Black Public Officials Leadership Training
Student Leadership Training
Soul Sisters Leadership Academy is an intense leadership training for young Black women ages 14-21. This gathering will focus on Black Women's history, cultural identity, exercising talents to lead and serve in school and community, and college & career planning.
Sol Brothers Servant Leadership Camp is designed to train young men of color ages 14-21 to begin to address issues affecting themselves and their community. They will be inspired to exercise their leadership abilities, build character, serve their community, and commit to graduating from college.