Youth Leadership Committee

Forest Heights Youth Leadership Committee Needs YOUth! 

Make a difference AND earn Service Learning credit!

Purpose: To represent the resident youth in the community by providing leadership and creating opportunities for fellow youth to be involved (be it through events, volunteerism, governance participation and communication).

General Functions:  This committee will be unique in that it’s primary purpose is to work with all other committees, yet has autonomy to function as an equal to the other committees.

  • Coordinate and implement youth activities with CEC (ie: Trail scavenger hunts, craft days, kid concert in the park, Easter Egg Hunt, Youth games at larger events, etc.)
  • Spearhead volunteer outreach opportunities for fellow youth (ie: Green Team/SOLVE events with G2 Committee, coordinating a food/clothing drive, etc.)
  • Provide input and recommendations on issues affecting the local youth (ie: SST regarding security & transportation issues, G2 for environmental concerns, Parks & Rec for park improvement opportunities, etc.)
  • Assist in communicating with the local youth (ie: Participate in Instagram promotions, write quarterly articles of interest, create flyers to attract and improve participation of youth, etc.)



Members aged: 13-18

Group elects a chairperson to be recommended to Board of Directors

Secretary is elected to scribe minutes

All other roles same as a standard committee

Monthly meetings



To apply: Complete Letter of Interest & submit to