Our Community Youth Council (CYC), provides youth inspire workshop participants (grades 9 and beyond) with an opportunity to take a leadership role and to drive community change.
Members of the CYC support the development of our peer network, DTBY’s fundraising campaigns, and play a lead role in organizing the Youth Inspire Community Days.
In the spirit of “service-above-self”, the CYC gives young leaders an opportunity to develop their leadership skills, engage with a network of like-minded peers, to make a mark in their community, and to gain community service hours.
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Check out our first Youth Inspire Community Day
Our annual Youth Inspire Community Day – which debuted on November 18 2021, is a summit for students Grades 9-12 hosted by our Community Youth Council, filled with inspiring keynote speakers, personal development programming, engaging activities and peer-mentorship opportunities to engage in life-changing personal development and community engagement activities.
This initiative is designed to provide high school students with a lasting source of inspiration and empowerment. We will be hosting smaller events throughout the year as an opportunity for ongoing engagement and empowerment.