The Arlington Foundation for Excellence in Education in partnership with the Xi Theta Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Incorporated ® and University of Texas at Arlington Trio Pre-College Programs is hosting the annual Youth Education Success (YES!) Summit, which is now in its 17th year.

This unique, complimentary, teen-focused summit provides valuable educational workshops and resources to over 750 youth in the Dallas/Fort Worth area. YES! Summit will address today’s growing need for life skills, STEM career awareness, and educational preparedness.

The 2021 YES! Summit will be a virtual conference, on October 9, 2021, for students in grades 6-12 that provides them with an opportunity to network with their peers, and attend a variety of workshops on leadership and self-sufficiency for academic and personal success. The Yes Summit will feature valuable workshops. Potential workshop topics for the YES! Summit include STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, & Mathematics) awareness and education, college preparation, and self-development.


Seniors have an opportunity to apply for scholarships which are available now! Attendees can attend this complimentary event and enter exciting giveaways.  The goal of the YES! Summit is for the Arlington and surrounding communities’ youth to inspire and imagine the possibilities.


For more information, contact:

Ondrea R. Willis -

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