Cooperative Leadership Camp

Raleigh, NC (June 20, 2018) Local Government State Employee Credit Union recently sponsored the attendance of Tyrone Davis II, an incoming junior at Rocky Mount Prep High School at the cooperative leadership camp run by the Cooperative Council of North Carolina. As a cooperative, SECU is non-profit and owned by its members. The credit union strives to improve the fiscal strength of members and provide them financial support and resources.

Tyrone Davis II is a stellar student having the highest class average and also being the Vice President of the National Honors Society at his school. Tyrone is also the Treasurer of Rocky Mount Prep’s Student Government Association and is a Student Ambassador. Tyrone enjoys playing football and hopes to attend college after he graduates.

About Cooperative Leadership Camp

The Cooperative Leadership Camp, hosted by the Cooperative Council of North Carolina, is an educational program for rising high school sophomores through seniors in NC. The five-day resident camping program takes place in White Lake, NC and

features interactive workshops and presentations, team-building activities and recreation. CCNC Member Cooperatives are invited to sponsor a high school teen from their community and allow them to have this opportunity cost free. Students from across the state come together and learn about how Cooperatives are functioning in our state. Across all industries, cooperatives provide a solution to problems and this leadership camp allows teens to see that first hand.