Civic & Community Engagement Committee

The Civic & Community Engagement Committee guides CCYP’s community involvement and advocacy work. The committee promotes involvement in local governance and organizes resources, events, workshops, and initiatives that encourage citizens to engage in public service, volunteerism, and collaborative projects. The committee also serves as a liaison between CCYP and both local governments and local Chambers, ensuring that young professionals have a voice in decision-making processes.

This Committee is a good fit for volunteers who are:

  • Community Leaders: Individuals who are respected and trusted within the community.

  • Educators: Teachers or professors who can provide civic education and outreach.

  • Organizers: Individuals skilled in bringing people together and planning community events and activities.

  • Local Government Enthusiasts: Those who understand (and love!) civic processes and governance.

Committee Members

Ready to take action?

Volunteering at your local library. Voicing your opinions at town hall. Writing a letter to the editor. With countless ways to contribute, how will you make your impact?

Our *free* four-week email course guides you through the options on the Cape and helps you make a plan to get more involved!

Get Started Locally

 

Local Links

Advocacy is a team sport!

Over the past two decades, we have worked with hundreds of local organizations, nonprofits, and government agencies. We appreciate our partners, (past and present!) and their work to connect people, ideas, and resources

Logo_OpenCape Cape Leadership Institute Logo_EforAll Census 2020

Join the Committee