The mission of the North Texas Food Bank is to close the hunger gap in North Texas by providing access to nutritious food. Thank you for your interest in the North Texas Food Bank (NTFB) Young Advocates Council (YAC). With your leadership we will work together to feed our hungry neighbors. Eligible YAC Members must be entering grades 9-11, Seniors will be considered on a case-by-case basis. To apply for participation in the YAC, please complete the following application to be considered. Completed applications will be reviewed by a panel of NTFB staff and community volunteers. Finalists will be invited to interview via zoom with members of the admissions panel. Applications are due no later than 5:00PM Thursday, 6/30/22. You will receive a reply on the status of your application via email by 7/15/22. For more information, including Senior applicants, please contact Catie Enrico at 214-697-0582 or firstname.lastname@example.org. If chosen, there is a class fee of $50 or mandatory canned food drive with an in-kind value of $50 or more, benefitting NTFB. This fee will cover expenses like lunches, fundraising supplies, class t-shirt, etc.