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2022-2023 SYTA Youth Foundation Board Nominations

The Call for Nominations is Now Open for the 2022-2023 SYTA Youth Foundation Board of Trustees

Board service is a chance to grow personally and professionally, to develop skills, gain unique experience and make lasting connections with a team of other passionate and motivated professionals.

The SYTA staff manage the day-to-day operations enabling the SYF board to focus on fundraising and development efforts which provide financial support for programs and scholarships that change young lives through travel.

SYTA Youth Foundation Board of Trustees 2022-2023

  • Minimum of three (3) positions will be appointed. The Trustee term is two years, August 2022 – 2024.

  • The SYTA Youth Foundation Vice Chair position is open for nominations and must be a SYTA member in good standing. The Vice Chair serves a one-year term and, upon completion of that term, shall automatically succeed to the office of Chair and then Past Chair. The Vice Chair candidate should plan to serve a total of three years on the board - one year as Vice Chair, one year as Chair, and one year as Past Chair.

  • The SYTA Youth Foundation Trustees and Vice Chair are nominated, selected by the Board of Trustees and presented to the SYTA Board of Directors for final approval.

Nomination Process
Please review the Nomination Process before completing your nomination form. Nominations must be submitted by 5 p.m. EDT, Thursday, May 5, 2022. Candidates may nominate themselves using the link below. If you would like to nominate another individual as a candidate, please email Robin Parker, SYF Past Chair at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Candidate Nomination Forms:

  • 2022-2023 Nomination Form SYF Board of Trustee and Vice Chair: Click here.

Candidates are notified by the SYF Past Chair no later than May 26, 2022. If selected as a Board of Trustee, Becky Armely, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., will reach out to collect your headshot.

Nomination Process
Role & Responsibilities


Additional Volunteer Opportunities:

SYF is dedicated to changing lives through travel and we cannot achieve our goal alone. Your involvement as a volunteer — whether on a local or national level — will help us expand our impact. SYF has many ways to get involved. For instance, you can join the Board of Trustees or a committee or donate your time to one of our events or programs.

Please email Katy Summers at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you would like to become an SYF volunteer or learn more about these opportunities.

Share your expertise

• Serve on a SYF Committee
• Nomination for Board of Trustee Seat
• Provide Grant Writing services
• Advocate for SYTA Youth Foundation Mission

Local Fundraising Events

• Host a SYTA Social
• Local Running/Health Wellness Events
• Fundraising nights through partnered retail establishments

Conference Volunteer

• Scout Silent Auction donations
• Silent Auction On-site Attendant
• Golf Pairings Party & Golf Classic Assistant
• Run/Walk/Slumber Assistant

Partner with Us

• Provide In-kind donations
• Sponsor an event/program