Through donations such as the Coley-Malir Leadership Endowment, junior Hereford members across the country are able to grow as individuals and leaders in their community through the Faces of Leadership conference.
Bridging the Gap is an opportunity for Hereford juniors to interact with colleges and industry professionals from various companies. Juniors will have the opportunity to discuss with college recruiters about different degree plans, scholarship opportunities and different programs the colleges offer. Hereford youth also get the opportunity to learn about internship and career possibilities from professionals within a wide variety of companies.
This brand new leadership conference is offered to members of the National Junior Hereford Association, between the ages of 18-21. This spring conference focuses on the ability to bring a select number of junior members who apply for the program, to increase their leadership and team building styles in a much more personal and individual way.
The Hereford Youth Foundation of America and the staff at the American Hereford Association assist with supporting and advising the National Junior Hereford Association Board of Directors. This team of 12 junior members is a prime example of the leadership opportunities and life lessons that HYFA works to cultivate.