Youth Empowerment Summit

The Youth Empowerment Summit (Y.E.S.) is not running this year. It typically takes place in the month of August.

WeThaPlug's Icon

WeThaPlug and OCE co-hosted the Youth Empowerment Summit (Y.E.S.), a one-day virtual conference that connected local high school students with a community of San Diego entrepreneurs from ethnically diverse backgrounds.  Y.E.S. featured workshops and discussions of topics like personal branding, financial literacy, networking, design thinking and emotional intelligence


Program Benefits

  • Learn about different personal and professional skills
  • Meet and connect with new people
  • Embark on a path of mastery and find the leader in yourself
  • Access all the conference materials
  • Mentors who can guide you and help you get access to internship opportunities

Empowering Students

Y.E.S. encourages students to discuss and engage in educational and community networks. Students had access to various programs, initiatives and resources and learned about advocacy in techology and entrepreneurship for underrepresented communities.