Through leadership development, Invest In Me equips individuals with the skills to inspire and guide others in their communities.


Civic engagement is central to Invest In Me, encouraging active participation in community development and decision-making.


Empowerment at Invest In Me involves nurturing self-confidence and resilience, enabling individuals to realize their full potential.


Invest In Me prioritizes mental wellness, offering programs that support emotional health and personal growth for all ages.

Leadership Opportunities: Equipping young adults to become today’s leaders.

Invest In Me" believes in nurturing the potential of every young adult in Stanislaus County. Through tailored mentorship, skill development, and community engagement, we provide the tools and support needed for them to lead, inspire, and achieve.

Choose Your Path

Annual Conference

The Invest In Me Youth Empowerment Conference is a dynamic and enriching event designed exclusively for students in grades 7th through 12th. This transformative gathering aims to inspire, educate, and empower the next generation of leaders by offering a diverse range of engaging activities and opportunities.

Empower Hour

Empower Hour is a program designed to inspire and uplift participants through monthly events featuring guest speakers. Each session offers a chance for youth to hear from professionals in various fields, allowing them to connect, learn, and network with both the speakers and their peers.

Leadership Cohort

The Leadership Cohort Youth Program spans seven months, offering students a holistic journey focused on leadership, personal growth, and community engagement. Each month, students attend workshops covering leadership skills, mental well-being, self-improvement, professional development, and community involvement.

Meet Your Candidates

In mid-October, we reach out to local leaders, inviting them to connect with the youth in our community. This gathering aims to create a space where young voices can meet with candidates, elected officials, or appointed leaders. The purpose is simple: to provide an opportunity for youth to express their perspectives on issues important to them.

Mental Wellness Summit

Mental health is crucial for personal growth, shaping how we think, feel, and live. Each September, we organize a free Mental Health Summit for students in grades 7-12. This summit is a vital opportunity for young people to come together, learn, and support each other. Regardless of their background, all students are welcome to attend.