YELL – Youth Empowering Lasting Leadership

YELL - Youth Empowering Lasting LeadershipYouth Empowering Lasting Leadership, better known as YELL, is a program designed for middle-school students and has been running since 2013. Founded by Kevin Marshall (Nantucket Police Department), Cathy Kelly (ASAP Nantucket) and Caitlin Waddington (Nantucket Community School), the goal is to educate and encourage the island youth to become peer leaders and serve as positive role models in their day-to-day interactions. The group embarks on multiple field trips to on-island educational organizations and enjoys learning from a number of speakers to enlighten them on important topics.

Visit the YELL Facebook page to learn more.