The future generation is today’s greatest asset!

What’s this about?

MAD YOUTH will bring passionate young people aged 15-24 together.

Young people have a voice too – YOU are the leaders of tomorrow.

MAD YOUTH will help develop YOUR skill set and give YOU the satisfaction of completing projects and creating programs that make a REAL difference!

What’s in it for you?

We’ll support YOU to make a difference in YOUR local community by providing funding (yes, real money) for programs of YOUR choice about things YOU really care about.

Whether YOUR passion lies within homelessness, equality, animal welfare, sustainability, employment, mental health, substance use, ethics, diversity or even global warming, we’re here to SUPPORT YOU to do something about it.

Develop YOUR skill set, add it to YOUR resume, be in control, meet new people, connect to your community and gain experience that will benefit YOUR FUTURE.

If you want the power to Make A Difference, it’s time to join MAD Youth!

Join the committee and be heard.

Fill out our application form to apply for a position on MAD Youth.

Position Descriptions detailed at bottom of page

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Next Event: To be advised 

Reports to: MAD Youth Committee

Major Purpose: Provide leadership to the group, guide meetings and allocate tasks to members

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • ability to run meetings and guide discussions
  • support members to achieve goals
  • resolve conflict within group
  • promote healthy relationships
  • display positive leadership behaviours
  • ensure all members are included and have a voice
  • regular evaluation of the group’s progress
  • provide monthly report for IWCE Board

Reports to: MAD Youth Committee and Leader

Major Purpose: Maintain and keep record of the financial operations of the group

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Communicate budget to group
  • Distribute funds to different projects
  • Keep records of all money incoming and outgoing
  • Ensure all money is handled in a responsible and trustworthy manner
  • Attend and participate in all committee meetings
  • Provide monthly financial statements to MAD Youth Committee

Reports to: MAD Youth Committee and Leader

Major Purpose: To co-ordinate the administrative functions of the group, assist leader in meetings, take minutes and follow up all communications

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Manage all enquiries and communication between group members and committee
  • Confirm member attendance for meetings
  • Prepare agenda for meetings and collate relevant documentation
  • Take minutes for each meeting

Reports to: MAD Youth Committee and Leader

Major Purpose: Maintain communication between group members and the community

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Manage social media and attend to emails
  • Communicate between members and others who wish to contact the committee
  • Network for possible partnerships or new projects that involve collaboration
  • Manage all PR for MAD Youth

Reports to: MAD Youth Committee and Leader

Major Purpose: To attend all committee meetings to discuss potential changes in the community and participate in creating projects

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Participate in committee meetings
  • Adhere to MAD Youth Policy
  • Research and create a project proposal to pitch to the committee
  • Work with group members to implement the project
  • Effectively report back to the committee on project, progress and outcome

Reports to: MAD Youth Committee and Leader

Major Purpose: To attend all committee meetings to discuss potential changes in the community and participate in creating projects

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Participate in committee meetings
  • Adhere to MAD Youth Policy
  • Research and create a project proposal to pitch to the committee
  • Work with group members to implement the project
  • Effectively report back to the committee on project, progress and outcome