Waterford’s Fiona among 150 to graduate from Foróige’s leadership programme
Waterford’s Fiona Mary Kenny was among 150 young people who recently graduated from Foróige’s Leadership for Life Programme.
The teenager was awarded with a Foundation Certificate in Youth Leadership and Community Action in the National University of Ireland Galway (NUIG).
“The Leadership for Life Programme is a one-of-a-kind opportunity for 15-18 year olds to acquire accredited leadership skills,” Seán Campbell, CEO of Foróige said.
“They gain aptitudes in critical thinking, problem solving, empathy, resilience, self-reflection and teamwork in a safe and supportive environment.
“The young leaders also take on a community action project so that they can master and use their new found leadership skills for the betterment of society.”
To learn more about the programme visit www.foroige.ie/leadership