The F.L.Y. (Facilitating the Leadership of Youth) Society proudly invites you to the I.D.E.R.D. (International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination) summit, The Art of Togetherness: An Epic Showcase to End Racial Discrimination March 21st 600– 900 PM This summit was created by youth for youth with FREE food and entertainment! REGISTER HERE! Questions? Call (727-568-9333) or email (fly@communitytampabay.com). *A waiver

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As the ANYTOWN™ sessions draws nearer, it’s time to refresh, enhance, and strength your skill sets with the Staff Development Trainings! Just remember, you must attend 1 (new or existing) Administrative Trainings, at least 3 out of 6 offered Topic Specific Trainings, and you may use 1 of 3 Quadrant Trainings as replacement for a topic specific. Ready?! Here’s the

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The ANYTOWN™ season has already begun! ANYTOWN™ is the area’s premier youth leadership and diversity education program. Thousands of young people have already created more inclusive and just schools and communities where everyone is treated with respect and understanding. We begin THIS summer’s intensive residential program now. We will continue growth throughout the 2014-2015 year

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In Stephanie Coates’ junior year of high school, she was encouraged to go to ANYTOWN™. The following summer of 2007, she attended the program and has been a part of the CommunityTampaBay community since her delegation year. “ANYTOWN™ quietly impacted me,” she stated. Inspired and excited, she sought immediate involvement. “ANYTOWN™ makes you realize you

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By Sara Miller The annual ANYTOWN™ reunion is getting closer! Being a delegate from this summer, I’m not really sure what to expect at the reunion. Regardless of the day’s agenda, I can guarantee that everyone will have an awesome time. First of all, you get to see all the friends you made at your session.

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  On December 11, 2013, Director of Programs Jessica Estevez and long time volunteer Shivani Alamo represented Community Tampa Bay at the Hillsborough Association for Women Lawyers Celebration luncheon (HAWL) hosted by attorneys, Mamie Wise (past Anytowner), Katherine Yanes (parent of a Iliana Yanes, Anytowner 2013) and Victoria McCloskey. The HAWL organization has 250 members

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“I stood in a room full of leaders – full of your future bosses, executives & employees, and each of them was a leader. They all stood out in a different way. They all shined!” – Thalia, 2013 ANYTOWN™ Delegate Community Tampa Bay and Pinellas County Schools continue to work together in successful partnership. Through

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Niki Kelly spreads awareness of the need for inclusion and cultural competency in our community. She shares Community Tampa Bay’s values of diversity and inclusion. “I also value equality, dialogue, and an informed population. Some people discount the brilliance of youth, the next generation of leaders.” Niki is, however, not one to dismiss the power

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