The Youth/Young Adult Advisory Board is a group of young people, ages 15*-24, who serve as a liaison between youth nationwide and SAVE. The young people selected for the YYAAB have demonstrated knowledge and/or interest in the areas of suicide. The YYAAB provides feedback to SAVE’s Board of Directors and works on SAVE’s Programs in an effort to increase SAVE’s visibility to the youth population, build on their current leadership skills, and gain experience with a national non-profit organization.
*Youth under 18 will need guardian permission and all youth will need to sign a consent to be photographed.
To prevent suicide through public awareness and education, reduce stigma and serve as a resource to those touched by suicide.
|Must be between the ages of 15 – 24||Work with SAVE Board of Directors on special projects|
|Attendance required at 1 in-person meeting||No financial commitment|
|Quarterly meetings via phone (3) and in-person (1)||Not limited to living in the Twin Cities|
If you are interested in applying please complete the YYAAB application here