What We Do:● Assess and explore youth issues in the community through surveys, focus groups, interviews, and town hall meeting. ● Analyze youth issues – make sense of the data we collect about area issues to develop strategies for the county to improve ● Educate youth about important issues that affect their community ● Advocate by creating recommendations for the Board of Commissioners
Membership:● Ages 13-18, youth must be within this age during the time on the Commission ● Aim for 2 representatives per district to ensure all parts of county are represented● Must reside within Washtenaw County Youth commissioners will meet monthly on Sundays from 1-4pm, transportation is available as needed. All youth commissioners are awarded a $25 stipend for each meeting.
Please complete the application below by Thursday, September 5th, 2019. If you are considered for interviews, we will be making interview calls on Sunday, September 8th between 1-4pm, an email will go out to you in advance.
If you would like to learn more about the youth commission, please contact Lori Roddy, firstname.lastname@example.org, 734-214-9995, ext.226.