Cold Spring Harbor Educational Foundation
Youth Ambassador Program

The Cold Spring Harbor Educational Foundation is seeking three to six students in the 9-11th grades to form a Youth Ambassador program. Those selected to be a part of the program, will work directly with the Co-Presidents of The Foundation to develop social media campaigns, film and edit marketing videos, and assist in fundraising. We are looking for students who are motivated, responsible, creative, and resourceful. Students who are selected to be Youth Ambassadors will gain valuable experience in marketing, working with not for profits, communication skills, and leadership roles as well as gaining strong and interesting talking points for college admissions.

Board Responsibility: The Cold Spring Harbor Educational Foundation will strive to inspire and mentor our Youth Ambassadors. The program will offer opportunities to build leadership skills through participation at special events and volunteer assignments as well as help to develop tools for tomorrow’s job market.

Time Commitment: 2-6 hours per month
Who: The Foundation is looking for 3-6 students in 9-11 grades.

  1. Aid Foundation in their 100% participation goal through social media and other public events.

  2. Design a Social Media Campaign (Instagram, Facebook and Twitter). Approximately 2-4 posts per month as it relates to THE FOUNDATION current topics. All approved by Presidents of Foundation.

  3. Students filming and editing video current Foundation projects (CLL, coral reef, Chromebook, etc.). Students to discuss the benefits the Foundation has on their education.

  1. Help with preparation and follow up of POP Event. Preparation to include helping with goody bags and other non site items. Follow up with thank you notes and social media posts for sponsors.

  2. Create online campaign to raise support for foundation for example(ALS ice bucket challenge) as approved by The Foundation Executive Committee and Dr. Bolen.

  3. Back to School nights preparation beginning in the 2019/20 school year. Help create folders to be handed out that would include membership flyer, annual appeal, and save the date for POP event. Be present at back to school nights to help hand out folders and speak with parents on how the Foundation has impacted them.

  4. Tech Fair preparation,setup,and promoting.

  5. Aid The Foundation Board with additional events and projects as need arises.