Youth Leadership Franklin, a program designed to help future leaders, has started taking applications for the 2019-20 class. All high school sophomores and juniors living in or attending school in Williamson County can apply, according to a release from Youth Leadership Franklin.
According to the release, the objectives of the program are to:
· Provide an opportunity to interact with community decision-makers.
· Cultivate an appreciation and understanding of our community.
· Broaden the participant’s understanding of leadership.
· Aid in the development of leadership skills.
· Create an enjoyable, life-enhancing experience for each participant.
The deadline to submit applications is Sept. 20 — entries must be delivered or postmarked by 5 p.m. on that date. The release says students are encouraged to check with their respective Guidance Counselor offices for applications or download the application from the website, www.youthleadershipfranklin.org.