By: trevor On: March 03, 2021 In: Latest News Comments: 0


South Jordan Youth Council is accepting applications for the 2021-22 year, and invites students to
become members of the Youth Council. Applications deadline is April 30, 2021. Applicants will
be contacted for an interview.

Eligibility to apply:

  • You must be a resident of South Jordan.
  • You must be enrolled in 9th, 10th, 11th or 12th grades during the year of your membership.
  • You should be interested in learning how government works.
  • You will be available to plan and participate in regular volunteer service with the Youth Council.
  • You should expect to spend approximately six to seven hours, each month, for Youth Council meetings and service projects.
  • You should expect to attend two South Jordan City Council meetings.
  • You should expect to participate in monthly service opportunities.

South Jordan Youth Council meetings are held twice a month, and meetings are approximately one
hour. Meetings typically begin at 7:00 p.m. on Thursdays at the South Jordan Community Center,
located at 10788 South Redwood Road.

Learn more about City and State government while making new friends and giving back to your
community through a variety of volunteer service projects. Youth Council has volunteered at numerous
South Jordan City sponsored activities, such as, SoJo Summerfest, holiday activities, Farmers Market
activities, park projects, races like SoJo Marathon, and the Spring Spectacular.

South Jordan Youth Council has also worked with a variety of non-profits in the Salt Lake Valley
community, as well as local elementary schools. We have participated at the annual Youth Summit.

Monthly meetings will commence when school begins and will follow the 2021-22 academic calendar.
Contact: Emily Stephens, 801-446-HELP,