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Youth Board


Mission Statement

The Amherst Youth Board is an organization offering varied services in support of children, youth and families living in the Town of Amherst. Chartered by the Amherst Town Board and New York State Executive Law, the agency is governed by a policy-making board of 23 citizen volunteers, comprising both adults and youth.

Members are appointed by the Amherst Town Board for three-year terms and participate in decisions affecting programming, policies, funding and public relations for youth programs and services.

The Youth Board also relies on the efforts and contributions of citizen volunteers in its programs. Many different volunteer opportunities are available, and may be tailored to individual needs.


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Liaison

Shawn A. Lavin, Councilmember


Members

Danielle Alba (M)  term expires  12/31/2022

Jodi Benson (M)  term expires  12/31/2023

Rose Mary Buscaglia (M)  term expires  12/31/2024

Preyashi Chaudhuri (M)  term expires  12/31/2023

Dawn Cwierley (M)  term expires  12/31/2023

Mark A. Forden (M)  term expires  12/31/2023

Mia Hutchins (M)  term expires  12/31/2023

Krista  Krause (M)  term expires  12/31/2022

Susan McClary (M)  term expires  12/31/2024

Ann Nichols (M)  term expires  12/31/2023

Nora Robshaw (M)  term expires  12/31/2024

Siddharth  Suresh (M)  term expires  12/31/2023

Key

(C) Chairperson
(CC) Co-Chairperson
(M) Member
(O) Resource Person
(S) Secretary
(V) Vice Chairperson


Meeting Location

Harlem Road Community Center
4255 Harlem Road, Amherst, NY 14226

To verify, please call (716) 631-7013.


Meeting Dates

Wed., January  12, 2022,  07:00 PM

Wed., February  9, 2022,  07:00 PM

Wed., March  9, 2022,  07:00 PM

Wed., April  20, 2022,  07:00 PM

Wed., May  11, 2022,  07:00 PM

Wed., June  8, 2022,  07:00 PM

Mon., July  11, 2022,  07:00 PM

Wed., September  14, 2022,  07:00 PM

Wed., October  12, 2022,  07:00 PM

Wed., November  16, 2022,  07:00 PM

Wed., December  14, 2022,  07:00 PM

About Amherst

The Town of Amherst was established in 1818 and celebrated its 200th Anniversary in 2018. The town has a geographical area of 53.6 square miles and a population of greater than 122,000.

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  • 5583 Main Street
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