Youth Envision 2018-04-22T19:23:00+00:00

Calling all youth from 8th to 12th grade in Erie and Erie County!

Get the support you need from your peers & mentors and make new friends as you graduate from high school and ENVISION a College or Career.


Summer Youth Summit Dates:
August 9, 10, & 11, 2017

We look forward to seeing you at the 2017-2018 Youth ENVISION Summit!
Held at Lake Erie Arboretum Foundation (L.E.A.F.), Frontier Park, Erie, PA

Come join your friends as we kick off the ENVISION Program, with a fun and empowering Youth Summit!
Click Here for Highlights from the 1st Annual Summer Youth Summit.


This is your chance to find a mentor who will meet with you twice a month to assist you in setting your own goals in a field or area of interest that you choose. APPLY to be a Youth Mentor HERE.  |  Click HERE to fill out your Monthly Mentor Time Sheet.


You will be a leader and guide activities & service opportunities. Share your talents to make a difference in your community. Come be a part of giving back at monthly service events, like volunteering at a local soup kitchen, beach cleanup, or retirement community.

STAY OnTrack

Engage in weekly online videos on topics related to planning your future, like walkthroughs on how to get working papers, apply for the FAFSA, etc. Eligible high school seniors who are enrolled in the program are able to receive grants for higher education expenses.


Everyone, no matter what age or background, needs support from others in order to succeed and feel included.  Join your friends for monthly social events & discuss what is happening in your life, and support each other.

Activity Date Start End Location Description
YE Training 4/26 4:00 PM 6:00 PM Mission Empower Raising the Standard for Young Adults with Disabilities
PAYLN Summit 5/4 4:00 PM 6:00 PM PaTTAN
Pittsburgh Office –
3190 William Pitt Way,
Pittsburgh, PA 15238
Meet at the M.E. office traveling to Pittsburgh.
PAYLN state wide youth empowerment summit.
YE Advisory Committee Meeting 5/10 4:00 PM 5:30 PM Mission Empower Building Leadership Skills
YE Social Activity TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD
YE Service Activity 5/21 4:00 PM 6:30 PM Anna Shelter Volunteering at the shelter.
YE Meeting 5/31 4:00 PM 5:30 PM Mission Empower Planning for upcoming events

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Publication of this Website’s page is made possible through a Cooperative Agreement Grant # H328C160010 between OSEP and Mission Empower (M.E.). The contents do not necessarily reflect the views or policies of the Department of Education, nor does mention of trade names, commercial products, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government or by Mission Empower.