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African American Youth Leadership Program

From the office of…
Sen. Roderick D. Wright
25th District

The Senator has been invited to send five students to the 2010 African American Youth Leadership Program, a conference conducted at CSU Sacramento from July 24 – 31.  Completed applications of current 10th and 11th grade students from our district are due 4/1/10.

All housing, meals, program materials and transportation to, from and during the conference site are all provided at NO COST to the participants.

The students will need to:

q    Complete an AAYLP Conference Application form

q    Complete responses to all three essay questions

q    Submit a résumé of their school and community activities

q    Submit an official copy of their most recent transcript

q    Submit two recommendations

Additionally, our office will pay the $50.00 confirmation fee for the five students.

Please let me know if you have a bright, talented individual who you feel would be interested or if you have any questions.  For more, visit the organization’s website at


Bill Orton

With Sen. Wright