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Youth Advisory Council News and Schedule

 
2019 YAC Grant Awards
Family YMCA of Northwest Illinois – YMCA Outreach Program and STEM Activities
United Way of Northwest Illinois – Apple River Little Free Library
VOICES of Stephenson County – Children’s Summer Camp
Winneshiek Players, Inc. – Children’s Theater Workshop Transportation
 
July 2019 Meeting
Friday, July 26, 2019 
9 East Coffee. 10:00 a.m. to Noon.
Planning meeting.  Focus: Fundraising for March 2020.
YAC Program Information
 
August 2019 Meeting
Friday, August 16, 2019
9 East Coffee.  10:00 a.m. to Noon.
Planning meeting.  Focus:  Planning for Recruitment Open House.
YAC Program Information
 
September 2019 Meeting
Thursday, September 12, 2019
FCF Offices.  3:30-4:30 p.m.
Recruitment Open House (YAC Program Information).
Fundraising Event Planning
Lesson: “The Y’s of Giving”
 
September 2019 Recruitment Event
Thursday, September 26, 2019
Culver’s of Freeport.  3:30-5:30 p.m.
Recruitment Open House (YAC Program Information).
Stop by, get a free scoop of Culver’s custard, and learn about YAC. 
 
October 2019 Meeting
Thursday, October 10, 2019
Freeport Community Foundation – Tracy Conference Room.  3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Grant Reception Participation (October 24, 2019)
Fundraising Event Planning
Lesson: “Objective versus Subjective Thinking”
 
Thursday, October 24, 2019
Grant and Donor Reception at the Eagle’s Club for Freeport Community Foundation, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. (If you are a returning YAC participant and would like to attend this event, please contact [email protected])
 
November 2019 Meeting
Thursday, November 14, 2019
Higher Grounds.  3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Grant Reception Participation Recap
Fundraising Event Planning
Lesson: Grant Management Process, Part 1
 
December 2019 Meeting
Thursday, December 12, 2019
Higher Grounds.  3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Fundraising Event Planning
Lesson: Grant Management Process, Part 2
 
January 2020 Meeting
TBD
GRANT CYCLE OPEN
Fundraising Event Planning
Lesson: TBD
 
February 2020 Meeting
TBD
GRANT CYCLE CLOSES – REVIEW ONLINE
Election of 2020/2021 Officers
Fundraising Event Planning
Lesson: TBD
 
March 2020 Meeting
TBD
FUNDRAISING EVENT
Grant recommendations to FCF Board
March Meeting (Executive/Grants Only)
 
April 2020 Meeting
TBD
Pizza Party
Wrap Up Meeting
 
May/June 2020 Meeting
TBD
Executive Committee meets
Wrap Up Meeting
 
July 2020 Meeting
TBD
Summer Meeting/Team Building