Youth Resilience Summit 2023

Thursday, November 16 at the The McKimmon Conference and Training Center at NC State University from 8:30am-1:30pm for an exciting and informative day to discover how you can better minimize adverse childhood experiences and built resilience for our children.

Come and collaborate with other youth-serving organizations from across the State to help minimize adverse childhood experiences. This summit is different from any other conference because of its diverse programming and networking opportunities.  

The Youth Resilience Summit is accredited by the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services for continuing education credits.

The 2023 Youth Resilience Summit will is hosted by Youth of North Carolina. The summit will feature breakout sessions covering a variety of topics that range from trauma-informed leadership, and staff wellness, to healing through art therapy, suicide prevention, and mental health awareness.

2023 YRS Co-chairs


2023 Youth Resilience Summit Sponsors

Diamond Sponsor

Lonnie and Carol Poole Family Foundation

Rob & Tammy Simmons

Tannenbaum-Sternberger Foundation, Inc.

Royce & Jane Reynolds


Gold Sponsor

Doyle Parrish – Summit Hospitality Group

Bill & Dori Goebel

The Boy Scouts of America Occoneechee Council

Temple Sloan Family Foundation


Silver Sponsor

Focus CFO

Lenny Samet


Toyota Battery Manufacturing, North Carolina


Bronze Sponsor

Ace Handyman Services Greater Triangle and Johnston County

Rosa Foundation

Dogwood State Bank

Greensboro College

Prevent Child Abuse NC

SPARC Services and Programs

NCDHHS - Division of Child and Family Well-Being

The Open and Affirming Coalition

Fact Forward

Edward Jones

Kellin Foundation

Boys & Girls Clubs The YMCA