Throughout history, the youth has been considered a revolutionary force. The youth that is trained, educated and informed does wonders with the pace of economic, social and technological change. Inspired by the famous Graeco-Persian Wars, where 300 men stood against an army of 300,000; The 300 loyal soldiers were ready to relentlessly defend their country against all odds.
16th YLC is about courage and passion. It calls out to the awakened, imaginative, disciplined and dynamic young leaders who will stand with dignity and be ready to serve and contribute, with ardor and bring about a miraculous transformation in the status quo.
We believe that passion can take us places. That every problem is an opportunity which we embrace by instilling core values to allow us to distinguish ourselves from others and to enjoy the freedom we long for; freedom to think, to ask, to explore, express, try and to make mistakes.
We believe the solution is to develop responsible and entrepreneurial Young Leaders today who will choose how the world will be led tomorrow.
We believe that every person is born with a unique set of characteristics and distinctive talent. We want to promote that talent in you. We have seen throughout history, what great leaders can do. So imagine what 300 great leaders can do?
Take a deep breath and let go of your inhibitions. This YLC, don’t let the voice outside drown the voice inside. Don’t count the days, but make each day count. Don’t go alone, but take others along. Choose the life you live, and make your own decision. Live in the moment. This YLC, show the world the power of The 300.