Leaders of tomorrow work hard, play hard

Clockwise from bottom left: Zubair, Josh, Selsulaiman, Jayden, Dean and Sahil. 233553_01

By Danielle Kutchel

For four days over the school holidays, the south east’s next generation of youth leaders had the opportunity of a life time as they took part in a leadership academy.

The Youth Leader Program was run by Melbourne City Football Club’s City in the Community charitable arm and saw young attendees grow their leadership, confidence and capacity through guest speakers, activities and of course, their love of football.

The four-day program covered areas like social impact, community coaching and event management.

Star News Group photographer Gary Sissons went along to see what they were working on…