The young leaders of Menifee and their leader, Michael Rinehart of the Community Services Department of the Town of Menifee. The members of the youth team …
The young leaders of Menifee and their leader, Michael Rinehart of the Community Services Department of the Town of Menifee.
Members of the Youth Leaders of Menifee service organization appeared at Wednesday’s city council meeting to introduce themselves and announce upcoming events on their calendar.
Young leaders meet the second and fourth Tuesday of each month at the Lazy Creek Recreation Center. According to the Town of Menifee website, “The aim of the young leaders of Menifee is to promote public service and community participation, with, for and by young people. Adolescents will have the opportunity to be the voice of youth in the community by creating and implementing programs and events for youth and adolescents.
“Youth Leaders of Menifee creates a positive environment for adolescents to develop their leadership skills, improve communication and build self-esteem and confidence. Through this program, teens will also receive job readiness training and have the opportunity to volunteer in programs and events in the town of Menifee.
Members must be a high school student attending a school in Menifee.
In addition to volunteering to clean up the park and serve meals to seniors, young leaders are expected to participate in events such as the Family Fitness Day on November 20 and the lighting event of the Christmas tree on December 4.
The officers are:
President – Ana Castillo (Heritage High School)
Vice President – Kacey Street (Paloma Valley High School)
Youth Mentor – Meagan Macatangay (Paloma Valley High School)
Youth Mentorship Manager – Nevaeh Babauta (Héritage High School)
Youth Mentorship Manager – AJ Rodriguez (Paloma Valley High School)
Youth Activities Manager – Brianna Guzman (Paloma Valley High School)
Head of Teen Activities – Katrina Cating (Heritage High School)
Youth Activities Manager – Alexander Casillas (Liberty High School)
Green Team Leader – Alessandra Pimentel (Paloma Valley High School)
Green Team Leader – Jose Del Angel (Heritage High School)
Volunteer Coordinator – Brenda Alarcon (Paloma Valley High School)
For more information on Menifee’s Young Leaders, click here.