Environmental Leadership Program Objectives
To promote growth in group cooperation and leadership skills, self-confidence and self worth through challenging activities in a supportive environment.
To promote a sense of community involvement, belonging and responsibility through daily living in a residential setting.
To stimulate interest and achievement in academics through hands on, interdisciplinary activities that show real life relevancy.
To develop environmental awareness and an understanding of responsible management of our natural resources, through learning and living in the natural environment.
To provide the individual and/or group an opportunity for spiritual growth through reflection in a natural environment, free from many of society's daily distractions.
To provide positive adult role modeling through the participant's interactions with the ELP staff and their group leaders.