Email address *
2021 BCYF Youth Advisory Committee Application
Dear Applicant:

Thank you for your interest in Boston Centers for Youth & Families (BCYF) Youth Advisory Committee (YAC). Established in September of 2014, the BCYF Youth Advisory Committee serves as an advisory board to identify, discuss, and inform BCYF leadership on youth issues and programming. Our mission is to empower our participants to help best serve Boston's youth.

As a BCYF Youth Advisory Committee member, you will:

-Represent your BCYF community center
-Discuss issues affecting youth in your community, and offer positive solutions
-Work in collaboration with youth from across Boston
-Inform BCYF about youth programming needs
-Participate in community service projects

Youth should apply if: You are a high school student, a Boston resident, a member of a BCYF community center, want to make a positive chance, and are interested in making new friends.

Additional Application Information:

-Application deadline is Friday, February 12, 2021

-After review of application and reference, applicants will be invited to participate in an interview. An interview will only be scheduled if a completed application is received by the application deadline. You will be notified of your interview date and time by email and phone.

-Once all interviews are complete, applicants will receive notification of their application status for the BCYF Youth Advisory Committee.
General Information
First Name *
Last Name *
Date of Birth *
Cell Phone Number *
Home Phone Number *
Parent/Guardian Name *
Parent/Guardian Phone Number *
Parent/Guardian Address (if different) *
Gender *
Home Address *
Email *
Emergency Contact Name *
Emergency Contact Relationship *
Emergency Contact Number *
School You Currently Attend *
Current Grade (Sept 2020) *
Which BCYF community center are you connected to? *
Please list one person who knows you well like a teacher, or coach (not a relative) who we may contact as a reference. Please include their name, how you know them, email, and phone number.
Reference Name *
Reference Relationship *
Reference Phone # *
Reference Email *
I understand that as a BCYF Youth Advisory Committee member I must be willing to commit to two meetings a month for 1.5 hours each. I agree to attend all scheduled meetings as well as additional scheduled projects/meets as set by the BCYF Youth Advisory Committee.
Applicant Signature *
Parent/Guardian Consent & Signature: I understand and support my child in applying for a position on the BCYF Youth Advisory Committee. *
Short Answers
The short answer section of the application is to help us better know applicants. Please answer the following questions.
1. How familiar are you with Boston Centers for Youth & Families? *
2. Why would you like to serve on the BCYF Youth Advisory Committee? *
3. What skills would you bring to the BCYF Youth Advisory Committee? *
4. What is one issue you feel youth face in your neighborhood and/or the city of Boston and what do you feel is a positive way to address it? *
5. Tell us about one or more engaging teen activities that occur at your community center and one or more activities that you think teens in your community would like to have offered. *
A copy of your responses will be emailed to the address you provided.
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