The Tonawanda Youth Bureau aims to recognize, empower and develop youth through programming, volunteerism, recognition and the opportunity to speak about the needs and desires of youth today. Our board consists of local students from each of the high schools located in the Town of Tonawanda as well as adults from various schools, organizations and businesses. We meet monthly as well as participate in local events and host the Annual Youth Board Dinner to recognize outstanding youth and adults providing services to youth.
All board positions are filled for 2017-18. Openings for 2018-19 will be posted in the spring.
Tentative Meeting Dates 2017-18:
Meetings take place at 6:30pm at the Youth, Parks & Recreation office (299 Decatur Road), unless otherwise noted.
Thursday, October 19
Thursday, November 16
Thursday, January 18
Thursday, February 15
Thursday, March 15
April Meeting Date TBD
Thursday, May 10 - Youth Board Awards Dinner at the Town of Tonawanda Senior Center (by invitation only)
Thursday, June 14 - Location TBD
Nicole Fields, Youth Bureau Director
Job Shadowing Program
The Town of Tonawanda Youth Board is exploring a job shadowing program that would link high school sophomores and juniors with professionals in their field of interest for one day during April break 2018. If you are interested, please fill out the appropriate form.