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Little Leaders Club

Summer Programs:

Fun Being Me Little Leaders!

Have the Time of Your Life!


Everyday Superheroes 

Have The Time of Your Life!

Fun Being Me:  Little Leaders is a unique summer program filled with creativity, friends, and fun. Our programs are designed for children ages 5-12. Our fun and unforgettable week long  experience promotes the development of confidence, independence, and social responsibility.  

Students share their interests with friends, while embracing that each student can make a difference and be an everyday superhero just by being themselves.

  • Each student shines their special traits, skills and interests 

  • Kid-created videos showcasing their uniqueness

  • Group activities, projects and games 

  • Role playing, presentations, story sharing 

  • Kid-developed skits and puppet shows

  • Student-developed missions to make a difference

  • End of week performance and party

  • Keepsake photos and video for parents

Some Activities New in 2019:

  • T-shirt painting

  • Slime-making

  • Marshmallow propeller/ launching contest

  • Scavenger hunt

  • Escape room challenge

  • VIRTUAL REALITY! Leaders see themselves in the stars showcasing their interests and talents!





Introducing summer programs outside NYC

We are thrilled to be offering programs in New Jersey, Long Island and Westchester starting Summer 2019!

Online Registration for Summer Programs is Open!

Cost:  $600

Ridgewood, NJ

July 8 - 12, Monday - Friday, 9am - 3pm

Upper East Side, NYC

July 22-26, Monday - Friday, 9am - 3pm

Chatham, NJ

August 12 -16, Monday - Friday, 9am - 3pm

Syosset, NY

August 19 - 23, Monday - Friday, 9am - 3pm

Rye, NY

August 26 - 30, Monday - Friday, 9am - 3pm


Video Highlights


If your actions inspire others to dream morelearn more, do more and become moreyou are a leader.” 



For more information about The Little Leaders Club, our programs, activities, staff, and more, don’t hesitate to contact us!



Lisa Fader


Lisa is founder of The Character Builders and Little Leaders Club, and offers summer programs, workshops, and a number of Fun Being Me Little Leaders courses and workshops at NYC private schools.  

She has delivered confidence and leadership building messages to children for over 15 years and has developed programs and organized/ hosted highly acclaimed parties and award winning special events for charity.  She also produced a children's television program bringing the character building messages to children nationwide. 

Her programs are fun, upbeat, engaging and interactive, using discussions, role playing, hands on projects and activities as well as kid created videos. She adopts a fast paced television style format for her classes to keep students engaged and having a great time. Students and parents praise her caring and engaging teaching style and the positive results they see in their children.

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