Jan 15, 2019
The Denver Mayor’s Youth Commission is now accepting applications for the 2019-2020 term. The Commission provides youth the opportunity to develop leadership skills and advise the Mayor and the director of the Office of Children's Affairs on issues impacting youth living in the City and County of Denver. Youth commissioners work together with adult commissioners to make recommendations on developing procedures and processes, accessing and participating in citywide programs, ensuring equal rights and opportunities through legislation or administrative action, and establishing goals and action plans. Applications are due by March 8th.
Selected commissioners can serve up to a three-year term limit.
Meetings are scheduled during the evening, the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month, during the school year.
Youth Apply Here: Must be a Denver resident or attending Denver Public Schools (high school) in 2019 - 2020.
Adults Apply Here: Must be employed with a youth-serving organization or the City and County of Denver.