Youth Board

ABOUT THE YOUTH BOARD

The Youth Board strives to further the mission of Childhaven by fundraising, volunteering and advocating for children and families across the Seattle area.

BENEFITS & SKILLS GAINED

The Youth Board is an opportunity for high school students to use their voices to create meaningful change in their communities. Members will have the opportunity to:

  • Fulfill leadership roles and develop advanced teamwork skills.
  • Develop experience in event planning and execution.
  • Learn about philanthropic fundraising and non-profit organizational structures.
  • Understand early childhood development science & implementation.
  • Utilize professional growth resources.

MEMBER RESPONSIBILITY

  • Attend a tour of Childhaven.
  • Attend and actively participate in Youth Board meetings.
    • Must attend required meetings; 9/22, 4/19, 4/26, 5/2, 5/3
    • Members are only allowed to miss two non-required meetings.
  • Complete assigned tasks and assist in execution of fundraising event.
  • Attend outreach opportunities and participate in Childhaven events.

Members are only allowed to miss two non-required meetings. Meetings can be made up by volunteering for a Childhaven fundraising event or project. All required meetings must be attended. Members that miss two or more meetings and do not schedule make-up volunteering or that miss a required meeting will be asked to step-down from the board.

CALENDAR

2019 – 2020

 Date

Time

Event

Location

9/22*11:00 AM – 3:00 PM

*Required

RetreatChildhaven: 316 Broadway

Seattle, WA 98122-5325

10/611:00 AM – 12:30 PMBoard MeetingChildhaven: 316 Broadway

Seattle, WA 98122-5325

11/311:00 AM – 12:30 PMBoard MeetingChildhaven: 316 Broadway

Seattle, WA 98122-5325

1/1211:00 AM – 12:30 PMBoard MeetingChildhaven: 316 Broadway

Seattle, WA 98122-5325

2/911:00 AM – 12:30 PMBoard MeetingChildhaven: 316 Broadway

Seattle, WA 98122-5325

3/811:00 AM – 12:30 PMBoard MeetingChildhaven: 316 Broadway

Seattle, WA 98122-5325

4/511:00 AM – 12:30 PMBoard MeetingChildhaven: 316 Broadway

Seattle, WA 98122-5325

4/19*11:00 AM – 12:30 PM

*Required

Board MeetingChildhaven: 316 Broadway

Seattle, WA 98122-5325

4/26*11:00 AM – 12:30 PM

*Required

Board MeetingChildhaven: 316 Broadway

Seattle, WA 98122-5325

5/2*11:00 AM – 2:00 PM

*Required

Event PrepChildhaven: 316 Broadway

Seattle, WA 98122-5325

5/3*10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

*Required

Day of EventChildhaven: 316 Broadway

Seattle, WA 98122-5325

Members are only allowed to miss two non-required meetings. Meetings can be made up by volunteering for a Childhaven fundraising event or project. All required meetings must be attended. Members that miss two or more meetings and do not schedule make-up volunteering or that miss a required meeting will be asked to step-down from the board.

TO APPLY

Application closed.

For questions about the Youth Board, contact volunteer@Chidhaven.org or (206) 957-4817.