The “I Am The Change Youth Empowerment Conference” is  on April 29 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Poly-Western High School located at 4600 Falls Road, Baltimore, Md. 21209. The event is being put on by Stand Up Baltimore and Empowering the Minds of Maryland’s Youth, two youth focused non-profit organizations. The purpose of the conference is to provide an open forum for dialogue between students, school administrators, school police and community activist to discuss ways to organize and enact real change through enhancing leadership skills, building self-esteem and developing more holistic youth.  Ages 13-19 are welcomed. For more information contact Catonya Lester at 443-296-2075.