Engaging Youth in Meaningful Ways: 2021 Governor’s Conference on Volunteerism

Presented by Maura McGowan, Program Director, NH Teen Institute

Session Description:

This session will dive into the benefits of youth involvement in schools, organizations, and communities. We will discuss how to engage youth and make sure their voices are heard, and explore the difference between meaningful and “token” opportunities for involvement. 

Session Goals:

  • Understand why youth voices matter 
  • Identify strategies for engaging youth 
  • Identify what meaningful youth engagement looks like