The Hawaiian Humane Society is inviting all Oahu high school students, ages 15 years and older, to apply to take part in the Society’s new Teens4Animals Council program for the 2018-2019 school year!
In coordination with the Hawaiian Humane Society’s education program, Council members will develop, promote, and lead school and community animal welfare initiatives and events throughout their one-year term, beginning June 2018. Council members will form friendships with like-minded youth and will be instrumental in further perpetuating the Society’s mission to promote the human-animal bond and the humane treatment of all animals.
Students appointed to the Teens4Animals Council will be required to participate in a 4-day training program at the Hawaiian Humane Society, from June 5 – 8, 2018.*
During their Council term, Teens4Animals Council members will have the opportunity to:
- Develop and lead educational events and initiatives related to animal welfare in their school and community
- Serve as a Hawaiian Humane Society spokesperson, promoting programs and initiatives via external and internal news outlets (television, radio, newsletters), as well as social media
- Participate in advocacy and legislative efforts related to animal welfare
- Create and lead an animal welfare club at their school
- Staff interactive booths and games at Hawaiian Humane Society and community events
- And more!
Apply today to join the 2018 – 2019 Teens4Animals Council and learn how your voices and choices can make a difference for the animals in your community. To apply, complete an application form and submit it to email@example.com.
- Applications Due: May 4, 2018
- Applicants Notified: May 18, 2018
- Mandatory Training Program: June 5 – 8, 2018, at the Hawaiian Humane Society*
*All training program fees will be waived for Council members. Transportation to and from training will be provided for students in West Oahu (daily pick-up and drop-off at Kapolei High School).
For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 356-2206.