MAKE A DIFFERENCE IN YOUR COMMUNITY!
BECOME A MEMBER OF THE CITY OF LAUDERHILL’S YOUTH COUNCIL.
When: Lauderhill Youth Council meetings are every 2nd Monday. Meetings start at 6:30pm. Refreshments are served.
Where: Lauderhill Historical Museum, 1080 NW 47th Street, Lauderhill, FL 33313.
Cost: FREE to members; members are appointed by the Lauderhill City Commission.
What’s in it for you?
Assist in local decision making.
Learn “real-world” experiences with elected officials.
Learn the roles of councils, boards and committees.
What’s in it for us?
Learn the needs of our community’s youth.
Mentoring future Lauderhill community leaders.
Increased volunteerism for the nation as a whole.
Program Information & Requirements
Open to City of Lauderhill residents only.
Registered 9th through 12th grade students.
Maintain at least a 2.5 GPA (or complete an essay...call for specific details).
Have parent/legal guardian approval.
Ability to serve at least one year.
NON-RESIDENT students in 6th-12th grades are cordially encouraged to attend **FREE** ‘Youth Leadership Training’ at the Lauderhill Historical Museum every Monday night at 6:30pm. Call Sam Monroe, IGNITE Empowerment, at 954-254-3953 or Daphne Dyer at 954-321-2454.
The Lauderhill PALS Teen Leadership After School Club
When: Monday-Thursday during the regular school year
Where: Sadkin Community Center, 1176 NW 42nd Way, Lauderhill, FL 33313
What: Community Service opportunities every day, leadership and career learning experiences
Cost: Free for Lauderhill residents / only $10 per school quarter for non-residents
Ages: Open to children in 6th-12th Grades
For more details and registration info, please contact Daphne Dyer by phone at 954-321-2454 or via e-mail by clicking here.