KK Teen Ambassadors Leadership Program (TALP) is currently composed of a group of motivated and ambitious students from the Pinebelt Area of MS. The TALP Program was created to build awareness amongst teens about Kuntry Kidz and the programs and initiatives it supports in the community. Through participation in this program, young people cultivate leadership excellence through academic support/coaching, interactive workshops, leadership exercises, training and development, career preparation, small group activities, life skills development, community service, fundraising, dialogue with motivational speakers, and mentorship. These services are designed to empower students to develop their leadership potential while fulfilling the mission of Kuntry Kidz to EXPOSE, EQUIP & ENCOURAGE
ACT Prep WorkshopS
Kuntry Kidz offers free or reduced-cost ACT Prep workshops. These workshops are designed to equip students with test-taking strategies with the goal of improving ACT scores.
Kupcakes & Konversations WorkshopS
Round table discussions that give girls an opportunity to discuss relevant events and exposure to various career professionals.
Teen Leadership Summit
Since the fall of 2013, Kuntry Kidz has offered a unique empowering leadership opportunity for students to be exposed, equipped, and encouraged from a holistic approach. By attending this summit, students in 8-12 grades from across the State of Mississippi are invited to hear from national speakers, participate in thought-provoking workshops and develop leadership skills.
Teens Travel & College Tours
Kuntry Kidz coordinates inspiring trips for middle and high school students. Participants have opportunity to tour college campuses and gain exposure to transformative travel experiences while learning local history and culture.