BENEFITING: HUGH OBRIAN YOUTH LEADERSHIP
EVENT DATE: May 21, 2015
HOBY(Hugh O'Brian Youth Leadership) is a leadership seminar for High School Sophomores (refered to as Ambassadors) to help them learn and improve interpersonal leadership skills and also get them started on the path to making a change in their communities. This fundraiser is to help out the leaders and the junior leaders that help make the seminar a success for the ambassadors in attendance to the seminar.
As an alumni of the HOBY seminar and also a Junior leader that helps with the seminar I can stay that this is a wonderful opportunity, not just for the highschool sophmores, but also for the leaders, as all in attendance and participation grow and learn more and more each time they go.
Below are a couple FAQs and a cost break down.
Please help us change us make an impact on our communities. Every little bit counts!!
Help support me get back to HOBY MD and make a differnce in a Sophomore's life!!! HOBY is a non profit organization who helps high school sophomores discover and strengthen their leadership skills.
The cost to just be a volunteer is high and for be a participant is even higher.
a price break down for volunteers is below:
Even as a volunteer with HOBY Maryland, the cost of your participation with us is significant.
Total Price for the5 Days:
Housing (4 Nights + 1 Night Free)
MSM Facility and Administrative Fee
Bus Transportation (Service Project)
Q: What is HOBY?
A: Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership (HOBY) is a non-profit organization committed to inspiring and
developing our global community of youth and volunteers to a life dedicated to leadership, service, and
innovation. Founded in Los Angeles, California in 1958 by actor Hugh O’Brian, HOBY programs provide youth
selected by their schools to participate in unique leadership training, service-learning and motivation-building experiences. HOBY also provides adults with opportunities to make a significant impact on the lives of youth by volunteering. Over 4,000 committed HOBY volunteers plan and execute the programs each year, serving both at the local HOBY affiliate level and on HOBY’s Board of Trustees. Due to the selfless efforts of volunteers and the contributions of generous donors, nearly 9,000 students participate in HOBY programs annually. Today, over 375,000 proud alumni make HOBY stronger than ever. HOBY alumni are leaders in their schools and communities, throughout the United States and the world, making a difference for others through service.
Q: What is the purpose of the state leadership seminar?
A: The seminar supports the primary objectives of Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership: motivate and empower
individuals to make a positive difference within our global society through understanding and action based on effective and compassionate leadership; to interface these potential leaders with recognized leaders in business, industry, government, science, education, and the professions through give and take workshops; to stimulate opportunities for these young people to demonstrate their leadership abilities when they return home for betterment of community and country.