Young Advocates Council
We are thrilled to introduce the North Texas Food Bank (NTFB) Young Advocates Council (YAC) class of 2023. This opportunity engages dedicated and entrepreneurial high school students at the premiere hunger-relief organization in North Texas.
NTFB Welcomes the Young Advocates class of 2023!
This year we a glad to share that there are 88 student leaders representing 27 high schools in North Texas.
These dedicated students will spend time learning about food insecurity, food banking, advocacy, fundraising, and much more! They will also serve their communities through volunteer opportunities at NTFB and participating in canned food drives and fundraisers.
We are honored to work alongside our youngest leaders in North Texas.
YAC 2023 Leadership Board
- The following students ran for office and were elected to their positions.
- Co-President: Ren Staveteig
- Co-President: Ameya Khond
- Secretary: Jace Mehta
- Communications Manager: Samantha Ward
- High School Club Co-Manager: Arjun Ramprasad
- High School Club Co-Manager: Kaaviya Shenbaharaman
- Canned Food Drive Co-Manager: Quinn Graves
- Canned Food Drive Co-Manager: Aarzoo Modha
Interested in becoming a Young Advocate next year?
If you will be in the 9th - 11th grades for the 2023-2024 school year, we want to hear from you! Seniors will be accepted on a case-by-case basis, please reach out to YAC@ntfb.org for more information.
Next year’s application process will begin in May and the deadline to apply will be June 30.
Volunteer Experience - August 20, 2022.
September 17, 2022
Volunteer Experience - October 15, 2022
December 3, 2022
Raise critical funds to provide access to nutritious food.
Nearly 700,000 of our friends and neighbors are food insecure. We need your help to secure new funding, sources of food, and new advocates.
Check out our Young Advocates!
Beyond this page, the Young Advocates can be found on Instagram: @ntfb.yac