The Mission of Volunteer Center of the Lehigh Valley's Youth Volunteer Council is to be the premiere resource that coordinates and connects a diverse culture of youth to community service within the Greater Lehigh Valley.
The Youth Council meets regularly, and offers regular volunteer opportunities on the weekends and after school year round.
Open to students in the Greater Lehigh Valley entering grades 9-12.
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Current Youth Council Officers
President - Chris Venturini (third from left)
Vice President - Johanna Lettera (third from right)
Treasurer - Liam Gibson (not pictured)
Secretary - CJ Ponnala (second from right)
Community Outreach Committee - Megan Hughes (far right)
School Outreach Committee - Jessica O'Neill (far left)
Marketing Committee - Megan Hughes (far right)
Congratulation to our new Youth Council Officers for 2021-2022!! (Picture coming soon)
President - Maelle Pierre
Vice President - Alina Palma
Treasurer - Briana Prieto
Secretary - Julia Vertrees
Community Outreach Committee - Quinn Colognato
School Outreach Committee - Kaitlyn Lawton
Marketing Committee - Andrew Mory
April 10th - Kellyn Foundation Gardens - Location sent to participants
April 15th, 4pm - Council Meeting via Zoom
April 16th -18th - Global Youth Service Day Volunteer Opportunities with Kellyn Foundation
April 17th - Kellyn Foundation Gardens - Location sent
April 22nd - Earth Day
April 24th - Kellyn Foundation Gardens - Location TBD
May 8th - GRADUATION AND SCHOLARSHIP PRESENTATION EVENT - Hybrid
Congratulations to Scholarship Winners Megan Hughes, Chris Venturini, and Liam Gibson!
June 17th - Day of Service
July - No meeting. Optional YLEAD participation.
September 11th - 9/11 Day of Service
September 17th, 4pm - 1st Council Meeting for the new school year - TBD
September 26th - Weekend Volunteer Opportunity - Apple Days, Tree Planting, or Senior PenPals
October 15th, 4pm - Zoom
October 17th - Volunteer Opportunites
October 24th - Make a Difference Day
November 19th, 4pm - Zoom
November 21st Family Volunteer Day - Weekend Volunteer Opportunity
December 17th, 4pm- Holiday Celebration
January 18th -22nd Martin Luther King Jr. - Virtual Week of Service.
January 21st, 4pm - Zoom - Talen Energy Presentation
February 18th, 4pm - Council Meeting via Zoom - Job Corp Session
March 18th, 4pm - Council Meeting via Zoom - EMT Discussion and Kellyn Fdn Discussion
March 20th - Weekend Volunteer Opportunity
EMAIL YOUTHCOUNCIL@VOLUNTEERLV.ORG FOR MORE INFORMATION
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