FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 23, 2018
Contact: Cathy Pitalo, Drug Free Community Program Coordinator. (228) 463-8887 HYPE@hancockhrc.org
HYPE Hosts “Believe the HYPE” Leadership Day
HYPE (Hancock Youth for Positive Efforts) to help prepare youth in navigating junior high school. HYPE Leadership Day will focus on communication, leadership skills and positive behaviors for students entering junior high (rising 6th graders at Bay-Waveland and Hancock schools and rising 7th graders at Our Lady Academy and St. Stanislaus). On Thursday, July 12, 2018 from 8:30 to 4:00, HYPE will host a “Believe the HYPE” Leadership Day at the St. Clare Community Center, 236 S. Beach Blvd., Waveland, MS, to provide youth with the necessary life skills to promote positive interactions with peers and teachers.
Register online at www.believethehypehancock.org or www.hancockhrc.org or in person at Hancock Resource Center (454 Hwy 90, Suite B, Waveland, MS). Parents may get more information on the web or on Facebook at “HYPE-Hancock Youth for Positive Efforts”.
Last year, more than forty students attended the HYPE Leadership Day. Students that wish to register please contact Cathy Pitalo at (228) 463-8887 or HYPE@hancockhrc.org. Space is limited. There is a $10 registration fee and scholarships are available.