Do you have an energetic and passionate Wayne County high school student that is looking for leadership opportunities?

Wayne County Parks is seeking new members for its Youth Advisory Council and this could be a great chance for your son or daughter. As part of the Council, members will develop and create fundraising events and advise on programs for Wayne County's park system.

Other benefits:
  • Opportunity to receive a $200 college scholarship
  • Earn 60 or more volunteer hours
  • Partner with like-minded youth while building a diverse peer network
  • Advise on important initiatives to improve events and programs hosted by Wayne County, the largest county in Michigan.
  • Participate in park and symposium events
  • Enchance your list of leadership achievements
Application Timeline:
  • Application deadline: April 3, 2020
  • Notification for interviews emailed by April 7, 2020
  • Interviews held by April 18, 2020
  • First Council meeting: April 25, 2020
Applications are now open until April 3. Applicants must be a Wayne County resident to participate and attend a Wayne County high school. If interested in joining, please submit applications to:

Beth Hughes
Wayne County Parks
33175 Ann Arbor Trail
Westland, MI 48185