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Introducing the Chicago City of Learning Youth Action Council
Mikva Challenge is currently seeking a diverse group of youth leaders to join the 2013-2014 Chicago City of Learning Youth Action Council. The goal is for youth to have an authentic voice in the development of this city-wide learning movement.
The Chicago City of Learning (CCOL) Youth Action Council will be a visionary group of youth leaders and creatives who will advise CCOL staff and partners in relation to campaigns, marketing materials, challenges, and potential collaborators. The Youth Action Council will serve as key creative and social ambassadors within the CCOL movement.
The Youth Action Council will...
- Create promotion materials for CCOL initiatives
- Provide expertise and recommendations to peers and various affinity groups of CCOL
Click below to download an application; teacher recommendation and/or resume can be attached. There will be a round of phone interviews to answer any questions the student may have, also to hear his/her experience in after-school programs, extra-curriculum interest and hobbies. For more information, or with questions, call AJ at 312-863-6340. CCOL_Youth_Action_Council_Application.docx (43 KB)
All applications should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or via fax 312-863-6341.