Banister's Leadership Academy
Strengthening youth and their families through Empowerment, Enrichment, and Extended Academic Success
We provide leadership, life and social skills in a safe and positive environment.
Education is Crucial
With Extended Academic Success projects, we provide youth with the skills, knowledge, and dispositions necessary to be life-long learners.
Last year, Banister’s Leadership Academy helped over 1,000 youth and their families prevent unwanted outcomes from becoming a reality.
We can't do it without your support, however; please consider a gift that will help us continue our mission of youth empowerment and leadership training.CHAMPION A LEADER ›
“Before you are a leader, success is all about growing yourself. When you become a leader, success is all about growing others.”
– Jack Welch
Since 2007, Banister’s Leadership Academy (BLA) has envisioned a community of not just leaders, but legends that inspire, innovate, and remind us to be better than yesterday and achieve the dreams of tomorrow. Find out how to be the next legend in your family, your school, or in your Community.
Banister’s Leadership Academy was featured in the national broadcast of American Graduate Day 2014. Together with the Omaha Empowerment Network, Banister’s helps fight the African American Male achievement gap in Omaha!