Young Adult Leadership Institute

The Young Adult Leadership Institute, a collaboration between the Diocese of Grand Rapids and the Catholic Information Center, is for young adults in their 20s and 30s who are looking for meaningful opportunities to live out their faith and values at work, with their family and friends, and in the world.

Learn: Discover your own strengths and explore your relationship with God and essential role in the Church.

Lead: Develop essential leadership skills that are necessary in our complex world.

Leap: Guided by Catholic principles, discern where and how God is calling you to lead


  • Tuition: $100.00
  • Retreat Fees: $50 for each retreat

Apply Here


2021 Schedule 

Tuesday, June 1: Orientation  (6-8:30pm)

June 4 & 5: Opening Retreat 

Tuesday, June 15: Seminar 1  (6-8:30pm)

Tuesday, June 29: Seminar 2  (6-8:30pm)

Saturday, July 17: Service Day

Tuesday, July 27: Seminar 3  (6-8:30pm)

Tuesday, August 10: Seminar 4 (6-8:30pm)

August 27 & 28: Closing Retreat   


For More Information:

Please call or email the Catholic Information Center at 616-459-7267 or call Mark Mann at 616-475-1243.