October 19, 2023 – The 6th Annual Blue Jean Bash, Discovery, was a journey of exploring the power of positivity & mentorship!
More than 100 community members from throughout Greater Kansas City came together at The Venue in Leawood to enjoy a night of celebration. The evening featured great food and amazing company, while showcasing the power of mentoring youth to discover their fullest potential.
Youth Ambassadors is a strength-based youth educational organization that empowers youth by providing important life skills, job skills, adult mentors, and creative expression to bring positive change. Through an innovative program that encourages social emotional learning and whole person development, Youth Ambassadors helps youth strengthen existing skills and uncover hidden talents, while amplifying their potential to lead as future citizens of Greater Kansas City.
Youth Ambassadors recognized two original board members: Jenni & Spencer. Thank you both for all of the work and support you have given Youth Ambassadors.
Junior, JaCobi’ H., won the Hope, Heart & Healing Award, and senior, Armando H., won the Tiffany Poor Lynch Founders Scholarship Award. We are so proud of these two leaders–bright futures ahead!
We heard from two original Freedom Writers, Latilla Cain and Narada Comans. They shared how a positive and supportive environment can not only change lives, but it changed theirs!