Bay Area Teen Board of Directors Application
We are looking for motivated high school students and leaders to join our Teen Board of Directors program for Beyond Differences!

Please fill out the application below by Friday, May 24, 2019.

For more information, visit

Or call us at 415-256-9095 (Marin office)
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  • Opportunities
    - Attend free Overnight Retreat with Bay Area high-school students in Sept. 2019 (this is REQUIRED)!
    - Training in public speaking, inclusivity tactics, team building, and leadership skills
    - Lead assemblies, events and teaching opportunities at middle schools throughout the Bay Area.
    - Possibly travel to leadership/speaking events nationwide
    - Be part of a national organization working to end social isolation!
  • Commitments
    Serving on the Teen Board of Directors requires an enormous commitment. Our members have been identified as change makers in their communities - young people who are ready to take on the task of ending social isolation in middle schools.

    Teen Board members are REQUIRED to participate in the following:

    * Promptly respond to emails and texts from Beyond Differences' Staff
    * Complete a MINIMUM of 30 service hours for Beyond Differences per scholastic's year.
    * Attend all monthly Teen Board meetings - typically held on the first Sunday of the month (2 excused absences maximum)
    * Attend and participate in the Annual Gala
    * Commit to raise $500 for Beyond Differences with fundraising training provided
    * Remain accountable to commitments made to Beyond Differences; find a replacement if commitment cannot be fulfilled due to unexpected events.
    * Lead lessons and activities for Beyond Differences'
    Positive Prevention Initiatives
    * Know Your Classmates (October 25, 2019)
    * No One Eats Alone (February 14, 2020)
    * Be Kind Online (May 15, 2020)
  • By signing below, you agree to the above list of requirements and responsibilities.
  • Answer the essay questions below.