Youth Commission

Our Youth Commission is for teens to advise South Suburban staff on what is important to area youth regarding recreation. It is designed to provide a forum for exchanging information and for volunteering in the community.

Commission information

The commission gives teens a chance to practice their skills in critical thinking, communications and creativity, as well as volunteer and give back to the community. They serve in an advisory role to South Suburban's recreation department.

Charter and Application
Applications for the commission must be completed by October 1 of each year for the following year.   To learn more about the commission, check out it's Charter and Application.

Volunteer Activities
In 2018 the commission volunteered 10 hours in the following activities: Denver Public Schools Weekend Food Packing at the Angie Vasquez Food for Thought Power Center and Valentine's for Veterans.
Coming up next is volunteering at the Children's Kindness Network After School Program at Ralph Moody Elementary in Littleton and at the Gracefull Café in Littleton.

Fundraising Activities
The commission held a fundraiser at Garlic Knot New York Pizza and Pasta to benefit the commission's local service projects.
Who: Everyone
When: 5 - 9 pm (Wed, Apr 11)
Where: 1621 W. Canal Circle, Littleton 80120
Price: $10

Contact
For additional information about serving on the next Youth Commission, please contact Sarah Nielsen at  SarahN@ssprd.org or Chantel Tolan at ChantelT@ssprd.org.