Youth Summit


The 2018 Be A Boss Youth Summit is now open for registration. This year's theme will be "Health to Wealth"

Please contact Tiffany Collins at with any questions.

All participants must register online:

At the BeABoss Youth Summit, 6th-10th graders will become empowered by learning about and discussing the following topics: How to Develop Leadership Skills, and be inspired to set goals for their future! Students will attend this one-day event for free and receive resources to help support their continued development.

Keynote speakers: Langston Moore and Preston Thorne


What to expect at the 2018 Be A Boss Youth Summit: 
  • Breakout sessions on topics such academic enrichment, entrepreneurship, community service, leadership, Health and wellness
  • Lunch with Columbia and the Midlands’ most influential leaders in a diversity of professions, from members of congress to sports figures and healthcare leaders
  • Visits with college admissions representatives, corporate recruiters and volunteer organizations 
Space is limited to 200 students in grades 6-10. Lunch and snacks are provided. Parental consent is required. Caregivers can drop off students between 8am and 8:30am, and pick up their student at 4:30pm at EdVenture Children's Museum.


Tiffany Collins, Youth Development Coordinator 

Youth Development is supported by:



Hours Monday - Sunday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Members Free
Children and Adults $11.95
Seniors (age 62+) $10.95
Military (with ID) $10.95
Educator (with ID) $10.95
Groups (15+ w/RSVP) $8.50
Children under two Free