Youth conference in Silver Spring -- Gazette.Net


The 10th annual African Immigrant and Refugee Foundation Youth Leadership and Education Conference will be Nov. 30 at the Silver Spring Civic Building from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The conference seeks to mobilize the immigrant youth voice in education, policy and culture and will cover topics including the college application process and financial aid, healthy habits, cultural and social adaptation, identity, the Dream Act and more.

Registration is required — visit to sign up. For vendor and sponsorship opportunities, email For volunteer opportunities, email