Youth Programs

Teen Leadership Programs

Community FoodBank of New Jersey offers several programs for high school students around the state who are interested in refining leadership and advocacy skills, learning how to manage social media and fundraising campaigns, and planning youth service events.

Sign up to learn more about our youth programs if you are interested in joining either the Teen Advisory Committee or Teen Leadership Committee during the 2022-2023 school year.

Members will be expected to participate in monthly meetings at our Hillside location and support social media and fundraising campaigns.

Teen Advisory Committee

About the Teen Advisory Committee: Students learn the fundamentals of youth leadership and how to use their voice to inspire others. Students participate in leadership trainings and assist with social media planning. Members work together on a service-learning project that addresses hunger in New Jersey.
Grade levels: 9-10
Program Duration: September – May

How to Apply: Teen Advisory Committee applications are now closed. Sign up to get updates for the 2022 – 2023 school year.

Teen Leadership Council

About the Teen Leadership Council: Students meet monthly to refine leadership skills and plan youth service events. Students learn how to manage fundraising and social media campaigns. Members work together on a service-learning project that addresses hunger in New Jersey.
Grade levels: 11-12
Program Duration: September – May
How to Apply: Teen Leadership Council applications are now closed. Sign up to get updates for the 2022 – 2023 school year.

Teen Leadership Institute

About the Teen Leadership Institute: The CFBNJ Teen Leadership Institute is a two-day summer program for students interested in building their leadership skills and making a difference in their community. The program consists of leadership training, fundraising activities, tours of community organizations, and presentations from community leaders.
Grade levels: 7-12
How to Register: Registration is now closed. Sign up to get updates for the 2022 – 2023 school year.

Contact


Diana Levy, LSW, Schools and Community Outreach Manager

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