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January 24-25, 2025

Registration is coming soon


Venue: Crown Reef Beach Resort and Waterpark, 2913 S. Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577


About the Host

Founder, Creator and Host

Christina Howard is a 20+ year U.S. Army veteran, Founder and
President of Inspiring Youth on a Mission to Success (IYMS)
nonprofit organization, philanthropist for youth and young adults,
teacher of skin care in the health and beauty industry, host
and daily moderator with Breakfast with Champions (BWC)
Millionaire Breakfast Club, and Project Manager.
Christina has a solid background in sales, working with teams,
and has been recognized in the top sales category in the direct
sales organization she works in for the past 12 years.
Her greatest assets are her heart and selfless service to others

Who is the Youth and Young Adult Empowerment Summit for?

This Summit is for youth and young adults who desire change and want to level up and get a jumpstart on their careers. It will serve youth and young adults, ages 13-25. Parents are welcome to attend with their youth and young adults. Adults, please bring at least ONE youth or young adult with you if you plan to attend. Please do not attend alone

Donations and Sponsorship Opportunities

Donation and Sponsorship Opportunities are available. We are a 501(c)(3) seeking donors and sponsors to assist in providing the best possible experience to attendees. Your contribution will help with venue space, hot buffet lunch, entertainment, decorations, supplies (ink pens, pencils, and notebooks), swag bags, and prize giveaways. 


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Glen Lundy

Author,Speaker and mentor

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Ramon Ray

Motivational Speaker , Event Host,Small Business Expert

5X Serial Entrepreneur, Publisher and Authored 5 books

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Tyrone Poole

Formal Professional athlete ,Current Author, speaker , Inventor, Entrepreneur and Fitness evangelist

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Dora Maria 

Passionate tech Professional, Motivational Speaker  ,Best Selling Author ,Trainer and Coach.

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kyea sturkin

Cosmetology Instructor, CEO, Entrepreneur, Salon Owner: KNK Hair Salon Ltd co , School Owner: KNK Academy of Cosmetics

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Tm Hyman

America's Favorite Mentor, American Business Leader, Social Entrepreneur, producer, Podcaster and coach

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Geronimo Moreno

Passionate tech Professional, Motivational Speaker  ,Best Selling Author ,Trainer and Coach.

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Marcus Black 

Motivational Speaker, Best Selling Author, Life coach, Host of the Vitalize podcast and co-host, Embrace Your ambition Conference. 

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Tyron Wilson

Founder/CEO, TWLUM Teens Project, Motivational Speaker, Community Advocate.

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Marsha Smith

United State Army (Retired) And Realtor


Trevor Houston

Speaker, Author, Financial Professional, Career Strategist


DAY 1. JANUARY 24,2025
Friday,  06:00-09:00pm

Meetup and Networking

 Parents, youth, and young adults are invited.
DAY 2. JANUARY 25,2025
Saturday, 08:30am-10:00am

Networking and Registration

Saturday, 10:00am-04:00pm


DAY 3. JANUARY 26,2025

Optional worship service at a local church

for those that are staying over to relax and regroup before departure

IYMS, 6th Annual Youth Summit

IYMS, 6th Annual Youth Summit
Venue: Crown Reef Beach Resort and Waterpark, 2913 S. Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
January 24-25, 2025

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