The National Guide Right Commission is strongly encouraging highly qualified collegiate members and Kappa Leaguers to apply for membership to State Farm's prestigious Youth Advisory Board for the 2011-2012 academic year. The Youth Advisory Board is made up of 30 collegiate and high school students responsible for overseeing the distribution of a 5 million dollar grant which shall assist in the design and implementation of youth service learning initiatives throughout the United States and Canada.
The "YAB" is one of the most prestigious and exciting opportunities for collegiate and Kappa Leaguers to become a part of as they are responsible for developing service based initiatives that will impact and influence youth and communities throughout North America.
In order to be eligible to apply for board membership applicants must be between the ages of 17-20, display a high level of leadership, character and commitment to service. In addition, applicants must be willing to participate in all four quarterly board meetings in Bloomington, Illinois and commit to 15 hours per month of board activities.
We are asking all Guide Right Directors and Collegiate Chapter Advisors to assist in identifying their most highly qualified students and encouraging them to apply for the Youth Advisory Board. The application and more information can be found at the State Farm site here: http://www.statefarmyab.com/apply/the-board/. The deadline for application submission is October 3rd, 2011.