Brand New, Quarterly Speaker Series
BRAND NEW! - The Youth Ag & Leadership Foundation is excited to announce a new opportunity for Sonoma County youth to expand their knowledge and understanding of diverse issues in our County that affect agriculture. There will be four speakers a year and the Foundation will award "Certificates of Agriculture Literacy and Community Action" to students who attend all four.
Future speakers will educate us on technology in agriculture; sustainability; pursuing a career in agriculture; urban farming; agriculture public policy; nutrition; and rebuilding after the fires.
February 21, 2020 - Cash for College Night-Scholarship Information Meeting will be a great night for students looking to get information on college scholarships to swing by and have all their questions answered by local scholarship entities. Free to students, the following organizations will be there: Sonoma County Farm Bureau Foundation, Sonoma Count Fair Foundation, Youth Ag & Leadership Foundation of Sonoma County, and Santa Rosa Junior College.
February 22, 2020 - "Career Success Workshop" will include a career panel; a mock interview skill workshop; and advice on how to get an internship.
June 20, 2020 - "Diversity in Agriculture" - TBA
August 29, 2020 - "Unique Opportunities in Agriculture" - TBA
October 24, 2020 - To Be Announced soon!