Mayor Henry seeking applicants for Youth Engagement Council

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (ADAMS) – Mayor Tom Henry is seeking applicants for his Mayor’s Youth Engagement Council for the 2020-21 school year.

The Council’s vision is to be a service-learning group comprised of youth members. The members provide a voice for the youth of Fort Wayne to local government by engaging their peers, creating innovative solutions, and working on projects. The program also includes panel discussions, guest speakers, and the opportunity to be involved in a special event.

Applications will be accepted through August 6 and are available here. An applicant must be a city resident and enrolled as a sophomore-senior for the 2020-21 school year.

*All applicants must include a completed application form from the website.

*Interviews will take place in September.

*Space on the council is limited and is a one-year commitment.

Applications may be turned in to the Mayor’s Office, Citizens Square, 200 E. Berry St., 4th floor, or emailed to: [email protected]