The NORD Teen Council is a year-long enrichment-based curriculum aimed towards empowering teens through event planning, character development and monthly recreation opportunities. Additionally, these promising youth earn service hours through teen-oriented social action and community service projects. Meetings are held every 2nd Saturday of the month.
Chevron Future Leaders
The Chevron Future Leaders Program is an innovative leadership development program offered by NORD and supported by Chevron. Designed to prepare future leaders for post-high school success in both college and the workplace, this program focuses on skills development and early career exploration for young adults from schools across the city. The ambitious curriculum exposes future leaders to qualities of successful business and community leaders and addresses topics such as public speaking, fine dining etiquette, entrepreneurship, environmental awareness and career pathways.
Teen Centers are a fun and safe place where teens from local communities can socialize and have positive interactions with peers.
Teen center locations:
Hours of operation are Monday - Friday, 4-8 pm.
Teen Programs at NORD
1881 Vex Robotics
Are you interested in the STEM field? Vex Robotics exposes you to engineering concepts through building robots. Participants participate in robotic competitions and internships.
Glam U mentors girls and builds confidence. Programming includes runway classes, fashion shows, makeup lessons, photo shoots, and more.
An exciting opportunity for New Orleans youth to work in a newsroom environment and publish their original work on a weekly basis. Under the editorial guidance of
professional local and national members of the media.
Teen Council Special Events
Family Bike Ride
Annual Masqerade Ball
visit http://nordc.org/activities/teen-programs/ for more details!