Tristan Love, CIS Alum and Booker T. Washington High School graduate, opened the Greater Houston Link Up Conference on October1st as its conference opening guest speaker. Tristan motivated nearly 700 attendees with powerful words designed to build character through the 40 Developmental Assets.
He challenged the assembly of youth and adults to become individuals of great character and value. He stressed the importance of connecting with the community so that youth thrive especially during these uncertain times and inspired youth to catapult into becoming productive human beings.
The Link Up conference was conceptualized by CIS Board member, Pat Rosenberg, who partnered with more than 20 agencies and countless stakeholders to implement this successful conference; giving the community an opportunity to unite to improve the lives of all youth in the Greater Houston area.