The YCC leadership team is composed of a President, Vice President, and the committee chairs for each of our five committees, as shown in the image to the right.
Each YCC committee has a influential and critical purpose in the advancement of the program. Below are the role descriptions of each committee:
Aim to create a YCC Group within each school that is tailored to each school’s unique environment
Recruit students, teachers, counselors and administrators to form a diverse YCC Group in each school.
Recruit members from countywide community organizations, to actively participate in YCC
Coming up with strategies for each school
Outreach and Publicity Committee
Participate in county-wide events to support their efforts while publicizing YCC
Create a website that showcases student led projects, future events, general information, project proposal option, etc.
Use social media to build visibility
Utilize our coordinators within each school to publicize YCC
Hold annual fundraisers
Make individual fundraising appeals to companies
Raise money from local businesses, faith-based institutions, foundations, and the county
Name grants or fellowships after large donors
Grant System Committee
Review and revise criteria and a process for selecting grant recipients
Review and select grant recipients on a quarterly basis
Social Change Fair CommittEE
Provide student leaders with opportunities to showcase their projects
Recognize students leading particularly effective projects with awards
Include training sessions on organizing and leadership skills
Feature an inspiring keynote speaker