JC and AC Applications now available!
Check out the following requirements for the AC/JC application to get an idea of what we're looking for. If you have any questions, please contact Tracy Laverriere at Tracy.Laverriere@gmail.com.
Junior Counselor (JC)
JC Qualifying Events & Activities (points based system)
Fundraising: Includes secured donations (can’t be from parents, school or own pocket). Donations should be provided by the first day of seminar, you do not need these in hand when you apply. Donations can also consist of in-kind gift cards (Hannaford, Wal-Mart, Shaws, Staples, Target etc. to buy supplies for seminar).
$50-99 = 20pts
$100-149 = 50pts
$150+ = 70pts
100+ hours = 70pts
100 hours = 60pts
76-99 hours = 50pts
50-75 hours = 25
Plan a fundraiser event for MYL = 20pts
Promoted MYL Seminar through school = 10pts
Spoke/speaking with a cooperating organization = 20pts
Plan an alumni event = 10pts
Attended an alumni event = 5pts
Wrote article for the web/newsletter = 10pts
Assisted in planning a MYL 1-Day Seminar = 25pts
Attended a MYL 1 day Seminar = 15pts
Assisted in making calls to schools to follow up on nominations/paperwork = 15pts
Bring non-perishable food items or unopened hygiene items for donation = 15pts
Submit a video (1 minute or shorter) regarding what MYL means to you = 15pts
Alumni Consultant (AC)
AC Qualifying Events (must complete 3 or more)
Participate in Community Service (please provide a brief description of the activities you performed and how many hours your participated)
Secure Donations for MYL
Play an active role in recruitment for ambassadors
Organize/volunteer at alumni events
Bring non-perishable food items or unopened hygiene items for donation (canned goods, shampoo, conditioner, bar soap)
Assist in making calls to schools to follow up on nominations/paperwork (organized by Jim Cox- follow the MYL Alumni Facebook page to see when he needs help)
Submit a short video (1 minute of under) to Tracy.Laverriere@gmail.com regarding what MYL means to you.
Senior Facilitators (SF)
The role of the Senior Facilitator within the Maine Youth Leadership organization is integral in many ways. They serve as mentors to the Ambassadors as well as the JCs, while also acting as the bridge for the Ambassadors and JCs to building a strong and active Alumnus.
If you're interested in learning more about requirements for becoming a SF, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org