Youth Advisory Board (YAB)

 We are a group of students from across the entire Choctaw Nation with one goal in mind. The Choctaw Nation Youth Advisory Board wants to challenge the youth of this great nation to become the leaders of tomorrow. The Youth Advisory Board works to empower youth to come together and work towards addressing community needs. We set goals to develop positive visions for the future of the Choctaw Nation. Our mission is to help grow healthy, productive and civic minded adults. If you want to grow and expand your opportunities, join us! You need a willing spirit and a heart that reaches out to other people and you will be amazed at the results.

 

Eligibility requirements:

  • 8th-12 grade student
  • Reside within the 10 ½ counties of the Choctaw Nation
  • Have an interest, commitment, and a desire to make a difference in your community
  • Be a citizen of the United States or have a valid student/exchange Visa.

To sign up for a group, complete application and mail to:

Download application

CLICK HERE FOR YAB NEWS LETTER

Choctaw Nation Youth Empowerment
P.O. Box 57
Clayton, Oklahoma 74536

 

Martina Hawkins, Director

(580) 317-6237

 

Kristi Adams, Assistant Director

(580) 317-3013

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