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State of Iowa Youth Advisory Council

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Section 216A.140.8

A state of Iowa youth advisory council is created to provide input to the Governor, general assembly, and state and local policymakers on youth issues. The purpose of the youth advisory council is to foster communication among a group of engaged youth and the Governor, general assembly, and state and local policymakers regarding programs, policies, and practices affecting youth and families; and to advocate for youth on important issues affecting youth.

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Civic Engagement
Name
City
High School

Iowa Youth Congress

Community Youth Concepts

Achieving Maximum Potential

Day on the Hill

Quarterly Meetings

Advocacy

Conference Calls

Harshini Abbaraju

Nick Beckwith

Jacob Bundt

Anne Edwards

Agatha Fenech

T.J. Foley

Amiah Gooding

Pablo Haake

Rekha Karuparthy

Priya Khanolkar

Mary Korch

Xiao Liu

Ethan Lowder

Jake Mathahs

Katie Melbourne

Gina Mostafa

Sruthi Palaniappan

Isabelle Pierotti

Aditi Rao

Danielle Reyes

Sally Ropes

Cody Woodruff

Nina Yu

Johnston

Clinton

Churdan

Dubuque

Cedar Falls

Clive

Davenport

Davenport

Bettendorf

Keokuk

Cedar Rapids

Johnston

Cedar Rapids

Marengo

Bettendorf

Bettendorf

Cedar Rapids

Cumming

Cedar Falls

Clive

Pella

Carlisle

Hiawatha

Johnston

Clinton

Paton-Churdan

Dubuque

Cedar Falls

Valley

Davenport Central

Davenport Central

Pleasant Valley

Keokuk

Jefferson

Johnston

Xavier

N/A

Pleasant Valley

Pleasant Valley

Linn-Mar

Valley

Cedar Falls

Valley

Pella Community

Carlisle

Kennedy

Service

Sock Drive

Toy Drive

Wellness Supply Drive

Cards for Hospitalized Kids

Animal Resuce League

VA Hospital

Homeless Help Kits

Salvation Army

Advocacy

Cyberbullying

Suicide Prevention Training

Foreign Language in Elementary Schools

Social Studies/Writing on Standardized Tests

Tanning Restrictions for Minors