Other Programs

Good Citizen Expo
Every fall, the Youth Work Committee and the Abraham Lincoln Foundation partner to host Good Citizen Family Appreciation Day. This year, we enhanced our program for the first ever, Good Citizen Expo. The Expo shows appreciation for the families who helped shape the fine young citizens who received the Union League Good Citizenship Award. The Youth Work Foundation also introduce you to the opportunities available to Good Citizenship Award recipients beyond High School. During the event attendees:
- Talk with Union League members who support the Youth Work program
- Learn about other Union League opportunities, such as the Scholarship Foundation program, Spirit of America and Liberty Weekend
- Go on a docent-led tour of the Union League of Philadelphia
- See the current exhibit on display in the Heritage Center of the Union League
- Enjoy light refreshments
- Recap Good Citizen Day 2018
- Speak to local colleges, universities, career schools and military

Good Citizen Expo - Sunday, October 21, 2018 from 11:00am-2:00pm

For more information, e-mail foundations@unionleague.org

Liberty Weekend
The upcoming Liberty Weekend took place on January 4-6, 2018. This program, held by The Youth Work and Scholarship Foundations,  is a three-day educational program to explore the ideas of freedom and free enterprise. Students participate in discussions regarding democracy, individual rights, economics and law.

Liberty Weekend - January 3-5, 2019

Application for Liberty Weekend were released this summer. Complete applications are due back to the Foundations office by Monday, November 26, 2018. Click here for application.

If you do not receive the application, contact us via e-mail, foundations@unionleague.org.

Spirit of America
Since 1994, the Youth Work Foundation has awarded scholarships to Good Citizen awardees to attend the Spirit of America conference. The Spirit of America program is a freedom and leadership youth conference that continues the citizenship education of Good Citizen Day. The current year’s Good Citizen Awardees are invited to apply to be a part of this three-day event held at the Valley Forge campus of the Freedoms Foundation. Students who are selected for this program gain additional insights into the freedoms they enjoy as United States citizens and the responsibilities they bear as citizens. Please visit www.freedomsfoundation.org for more information about the program. Good Citizenship Awardee recipients should automatically receive applications in October.

Spirit of America Youth Leadership Program - February 21-24, 2019

Application for Spirit of America were released this October. Complete applications are due back to the Foundations office by Friday, January 18, 2019.  Click here for application.

If you do not receive the application, contact us via e-mail, foundations@unionleague.org.

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