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The Mission of the Volunteer Center of the Lehigh Valley's Youth 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.  


Introducing the 2019-2020 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 - Esha Singh (second from left)



Upcomming Meetings:

July  - no meeting - optional GoLEAD summer camp
August 3, 5, 6 - Volunteer Challenge project work at Fountain Hill Elementary School 
August 18,  5:00pm Volunteer Challenge
Volunteer Challenge Virtual Event
2020/2021 Youth Council - School Year Dates

September 11th - 9/11 Day of Service

September 17th, 4pm - 1st Council Meeting for the new school year - TBD

September 26th - Weekend Volunteer Opportunity - TBD

October 15th, 4pm - TBD

October 24th - Make a Difference Day - Weekend Volunteer Opportunity - TBD

November 19th, 4pm - TBD

November 21st   Family Volunteer Day - Weekend Volunteer Opportunity - TBD

December 17th, 4pm-  Holiday Celebration

Dec  - Holiday Hope Chests 

January 18th Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service 

January 21st, 4pm - TBD

January 30th - Weekend Volunteer Opportunity - TBD

February 18th, 4pm  -TBD

February 27th - Weekend Volunteer Opportunity

March 18th, 4pm - TBD

March 20th - Weekend Volunteer Opportunity

April - Breakfast for Champions 

April 16th -18th - Global Youth Service Day 

April 22nd - Earth Day

May - TBD

Volunteer Challenge

June - TBD

Day of Caring

July - goLEAD


Past Meetings 2019/2020:
January 16, 4pm - Volunteer Challenge Project Review
                               Moravian College (North) HUB - Snyder Room
Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service January 20th - all day shifts available volunteers needed
February 20, 4pm - Moravian College - Board Training and Volunteer Challenge Planning 
March 27, 3pm - Zoom
April 2, 8am - Breakfast for Champions - Virtual Event 
April 17, 3:30pm - Zoom
Global Youth Service Day - April 17-19th 


Application to join the Youth Council is a Google Form click here to apply 








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25 W 3rd Street
Bethlehem, PA  18015

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