College & Graduate Programs


NEXT is a leadership program which offers professional vision and personal development to college women in the DC area.


About NEXT: Join us for our monthly lectures

featuring successful and distinguished

women from different professional

fields. Hear their stories and discover

tips and inspiration to become the

best professional and leader you can

be. Explore what's NEXT. It is your turn

to leave a mark.

NEXT is generously underwritten by the Mitchell family.

The inspiring leaders conference

2019 marks the launch of the inaugural Inspiring Leaders Conference, a collaboration between the Yuma Center and its partner non-profit Girl Talk.

Service Opportunities

Yuma has partnered with PALS to offer service opportunities to women interested in tutoring and mentoring inner-city middle and high school girls on Saturdays from 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Contact Amanda Tindall at PALS for more information.