Emerging Young Leaders (EYL)

This signature program will impact the lives of 10,000 girls in grades six through eight by providing leadership development, civic engagement, enhanced academic preparation and character building. The increasing demands of the twenty-first century mandate our youth to be better leaders at a younger age making smart choices with positive consequences.

Chairman: Rosa Nolen


Alpha Zeta Omega’s Approach:

  • Establish an Emerging Young Leaders Program at Lowes Grove Middle School, Durham County Public School
  • Develop an after school mentoring program for grades 6-8
  • Cultivate character building, through the development of workshops and seminars for adolescent girls

2014 Activities

  • Speech Preparation
  • Research and Present on Famous Black Women
  • STEM Activities
  • Service Projects
  • Giving Back to the Community
  • Tribute for Mothers, Guardians, and Military