Young Ambassador Board Application

2023 Application

The Children’s Place’s Young Ambassador Board (YAB) formed in 2011 to connect younger potential donors and volunteer with the agency, its mission and programs in the community.

The YAB meets monthly for happy hour to network, plan for upcoming programming and have fun. Recruitment opens for the Young Ambassador Board each December and all young professionals are invited to apply.

Our Mission

The Children’s Place: where children and families heal from life’s deepest hurts.

Our Vision

Childhood restored. We tirelessly pursue, find and celebrate healing for young children in our community who have faced trauma, enabling children to lead happy, healthy, hopeful lives.

Board Member Overview

Title of position: Young Ambassador Board Member

Length of term: One-year term, January 1, 2023 through December 31, 2023; may serve multiple terms.

Reporting structure: Reports to the Chair of the Young Ambassador Board.

Application Deadline: Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis throughout the year. Apply by January 3, 2023, for earliest consideration.

Responsibilities and Expectations

  1. Advocacy. Support and attend other agency events as possible and act as an ambassador for The Children’s Place in the community.
  2. Volunteerism. Participate in and advertise agency volunteer activities as possible, including volunteer opportunities at the agency, events, and donation drives.
  3. Fundraising. Recruit attendees and/or sponsors for Brews & Bites and other Young Ambassador Board events.

Attendance: Attend at least 2/3 of all board meetings. Meetings are typically held on the second Wednesday of each month at 5:30 

2023 Young Ambassador Board Application

Contact

Denton Williams
Special Events Manager
816.363.1898
williamsd@childrensplacekc.org