Leadership Development

MALO works to empower the youth in the community through various leadership workshops, providing a space for them to engage in meaningful discussions about their cultural identities and the issues they believe should be addressed. Through these opportunities, MALO encourages NHPI youth to use their voice and become active leaders in their communities.

MALO Youth Empowerment Summit (YES)

MALO Youth Empowerment Summit (YES) aims to create a safe environment for empowering Tongan youth to feel confident in becoming leaders in their communities, holding the space to allow them to explore their cultural identities and reflect on issues they’ve seen that they don’t think have been properly addressed. Topics and focuses can vary with each year.