Youth Volunteer Corps (YVC) is a youth-driven program that strives to meet the needs of our community and works in collaboration with local organizations to create social change and positive community impact. Through facilitated service-learning projects, workshops, personal development training, and interactive dialogue, YVC participants address critical social issues and develop strategies to become active citizens of their community.
Benefits of YVC Participation Include:
- Character, leadership, and cultural competency development
- Career exploration and job readiness
- Educational scholarship opportunities
- Tracked and approved community service hours
- Positive relationships and positive identity
- Opportunity to serve as a changemaker who will create communities that we all want to live in
Youth Advisory Council (YAC)
Youth Advisory Council (YAC) is the youth-run governing body of the Youth Volunteer Corps and consists of youth volunteers who have served in the YVC program. YAC determines program direction, provides input on policy, strategic plan, program assessment and supports philanthropic initiatives.
Interested in serving on the YAC? Applications due in September.
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Questions? Contact us at YVC@annarborymca.org or call 734-661-8017