To run for the 2021 MFU Youth Advisory Council, please complete this form. You will receive an email after completion with additional instructions. If you do not receive that email, please contact Marta at marta@mfu.org.

The deadline to enter your name into the running is Wednesday, July 29.


2021 YAC Elections Form

What is YAC?

The acronym YAC stands for Youth Advisory Council. The council consists of campers, elected by their peers at Senior High camp to help plan camp, and represent their fellow Minnesota Farmers Union youth at events throughout the year.

YAC Duties

Youth Advisory Council members are elected by their peers to represent all the Farmers Union youth in Minnesota. Opportunities to lead include, but are not limited to, the following:

Minnesota Farmers Union State Convention: The convention is held every year in Minneapolis the weekend before Thanksgiving.

Youth Advisory Council Spring Meeting: This meeting is held in March and is where the YAC get down to planning all the main activities and themes for camp.

Eligibility

Qualification: Must be entering their Junior or Senior year of high school.

Position Requirements: A high level of commitment to Farmers Union and to the responsibilities of the council, excellent leadership skills, a positive attitude, enthusiasm and a lot of energy, strong people, organizational & public speaking skills. Attendance at the above events is required. Please check your calendar in ADVANCE of running for YAC.