From Spartanburg Clerk of Court Hope Blackley:

SPARTANBURG – Applications are now being accepted for the second class of the Spartanburg County Criminal Justice Youth Institute. A partnership of the Clerk of Court and The Spartanburg County Foundation, this four month leadership training program is designed to help students gain a deeper understanding of the inner-workings of the Criminal Justice System, eliminate misconceptions, build long-lasting partnerships between youth and criminal justice officials, and empower Spartanburg County youth to become positive contributors and leaders in our community. The second class of the Institute will begin training in January 2018. To learn more, visit www.spartanburgcounty.org/…/Criminal-Justice-Youth-Institute or visit www.spcf.org.

The Spartanburg County Criminal Justice Youth Institute
is a four-month leadership training program that is designed to introduce Spartanburg County 11th-12th graders to the criminal justice system to help them gain a deeper understanding of the inner-workings of the system, eliminate misconceptions, build long-lasting partnerships between youth and criminal justice officials, and empower Spartanburg County youth to become positive contributors and leaders in our community.

All applications must be received at The Spartanburg County Foundation (424 E. Kennedy Street, Spartanburg, SC 29302) by 5:00 p.m., Tuesday, October 31, 2017. APPLICATIONS MUST BE TYPED! Questions regarding the application process should be directed to Valerie Sullivan, Program Manager at (864) 680.5630