RYLA’s an award that you earn – it’s a week at Hartwick College in Oneonta that will teach you leadership skills.
So just how do I earn this? Each Club in Rotary District 7170 has its own method of selecting candidates. Contact your local Rotary Club to find out how you can become a candidate.
YOU WILL LEARN:. FUNDAMENTALS OF LEADERSHIP. ETHICS OF POSITIVE LEADERSHIP. IMPORTANCE OF COMMUNICATIONS SKILLS. PROBLEM-SOLVING AND CONFLICT MANAGEMENT. ROTARY’S PURPOSE AND SERVICE TO THE COMMUNITY. BUILDING SELF-CONFIDENCE AND SELF-ESTEEM. ELEMENTS OF COMMUNITY AND GLOBAL CITIZENSHIP So, what will I learn at the RYLA conference?
But there are clubs that you join and participate in such areas as band, chorus, scuba diving, and swimming. There’s a weight room and basketball too.
It will help you develop important leadership skills – skills you will find essential in school, college and later in your job.
It will teach you to work with others – alone or in a group
And you’ll make friends that will last you a lifetime!
WHAT DO PAST PARTICIPANTS SAY ABOUT RYLA? “RYLA is amazing! You learn a ton and don't even realize it because you're having so much fun.“ "You inspired me to be so much more than I am." "This experience has changed my life in a way that leaves me speechless, but ready to speak & share new ideas." "I learned about myself and the qualities I possess that I didn't know existed." “This was a life changing experience... “ “RYLA ROCKS !!”
So contact your local Rotary Club and find out how you can participate. You’ll love RYLA!