Wednesday, October 19, 2016

YAC All Teams Food Drive Meeting, Activities, 10/18/2016

Agenda and minutes by Katherine S.

YAC All Team Meeting
10/18/16,1:00-1:40, Harper Wing, Activities
Agenda:
Planning YAC Food Drive Boxes
Attending Members: Saadia, Ellie, Mariam, Safra, Sahanya, Julia B, and Katherine (Recording)

To Do:1. Finish labeling donation boxes  2. Finish decorating Food Bank Flyers  3 Place donation boxes at different divisions' collection areas

Report by Freshman Chair: Saadia

Today we accomplished a lot for the meeting in activities. We made signs for all the boxes and had them distributed out. Mariam and Safra helped coordinate and they said they would just have the boxes for the highschoolers kept in the student center area, they most likely will fill you in on more details. 

All the other division boxes were taken and distributed, we were told that we were just to ask a staff member nearby where to store the boxes until the day of the drive.

We also have signs ready to go for the people who signed up for distribution ready to go.


2nd Saturday in October, 10/22/2016

The Casady YAC official project for Make a Difference Day is our Casady Cans Do Students Against Hunger Food and Fund Drive.  The Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma is closed for a special event on Saturday, October 22, Make a Difference Day  YAC will volunteer at the Food Bank on the 29th and take the final can donations and the check for the funding collected the week of the drive .  SAVE THE DATE:  Flyers and collection boxes are now at all divisions awaiting your donations for the  Casady Cans Do Students Against Hunger Food and Fund Drive October 24-28. Check YAC Flyer by Ellie G., planning PowerPoint.  

Follow the drive at http://casadystudentsagainsthunger.blogspot.com/

On Saturday, October 22: Make a Difference Day- National Day of  "Doing Good"  Service-Learning will be at Wings-Edmond A Special Needs Community helping their fundraising efforts during the Wings-Edmond Fall Festival, 2016  Have breakfast with firefighters ($5.00) and help with the day activities which include face painting, touch a truck, hay ride, and pumpkin train.  Mrs. Clay will be onsite from 7:30 am helping set-up to noon.     Sign-up to volunteer at http://wingsok.org/2016/08/wings-fall-festival-2016-volunteer-sign-up/


An Invitation to Volunteer with All Souls on Make a Difference Day.  YAC Co-President Isaiah is calling a meeting  on Thursday at Activities for Mrs. Covington to speak to YAC and other possible interested volunteers

All Souls’ is building a Habitat House in Legacy Estates.  

The Construction project began October 1st.  
 Saturday, October 22 is a construction day
Contact Lucy Covington <lucyc@allsoulsokc.com> or sign up at 
https://m.signupgenius.com/#!/showSignUp/4090f48a9af2cabf49-habitat

From http://ymcaokc.org/children-youth/teen-initiative/youth-lead

Youth LEAD  (Leaders Engaging Across Differences)

Youth LEAD is a teen led program that inspires and mobilizes youth leaders to reflect upon their values and beliefs,connect with others across differences and act together to address local challenges and make positive social change.







































For more information contact

Whitney Chandler
Association Director of Teen Leadership Initiatives 
500 N Broadway, Suite 100, Oklahoma City, OK 73102
D 405 297 7778   
  
wchandler@ymcaokc.org 

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