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United Way Teen Steering Committee Member Application 


Applications are due by Friday January 12th, 2018. Candidates will be contacted within a few weeks of the final due date with a decision. 

Thank you for applying to be a member of United Way Teen’s Steering Committee. As a member of the committee, you will be the driving force behind the mission of United Way Teen – to inspire, engage and mobilize teens to become more involved in their community through philanthropy.


Before applying, please review the following requirements and responsibilities.


Committee Requirements:

·       Steering Committee members must be enrolled in 9th-12th grade at a high school in the following counties in Missouri: Franklin, Jefferson, Lincoln, St. Charles, St. Louis City, St. Louis or Warren; or in Illinois: Calhoun, Clinton, Greene, Jersey, Macoupin, Madison, Monroe, Randolph or St. Clair.

Committee Responsibilities:


·       Members are expected to attending monthly meetings typically held at a public library or school in West St. Louis County.


·        United Way Teen Steering Committee members will identify community issues, fundraising opportunities, events and service projects for United Way Teen to implement.


·        Committee members will also assist in the planning and implementation of any fundraising, volunteer, community or training event initiated by United Way Teen.


·        Committee members are responsible for the promotion and communication of United Way Teen events, fundraising, volunteer projects and other UWT initiatives to Ambassadors and other friends, classmates, community members.

Application Instructions:


·         Only online submission will be accepted.


·         Applicants may be requested to complete an in-person or phone interview.

Contact Ella Hungerford at ella.hungerford@stl.unitedway.org or 314-539-4263 with any questions.