Youth Council Benefits – UNITY, Inc.

Youth Council Benefits

The benefits youth gain from participating in a youth council depend on what each member puts into the council.  If youth make the most of their opportunities they will:

  • learn how to work with other young people
  • build strong and lasting friendships
  • develop greater self-esteem and self-confidence
  • develop communication skills
  • develop leadership skills
  • develop organizational skills
  • gain self-worth and inner-strength to battle negative peer pressure
  • develop winning attitudes
  • learn how to take responsibility for their actions
  • contribute to making a difference in Native America