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WE ARE 100% YOUTH-LED

The Manurewa Youth Council is a Charitable Trust of 21 young people between the ages of 12-24 years old, selected annually from a wide range of ethnic and cultural backgrounds, reflecting the local community of Manurewa. We connect, support and empower young people to be actively involved in the community.

WHAT WE DO

EVENTS

We organise 

a variety of engaging projects and events and participate in civic and community activities.

SUBMISSIONS

We develop and present submissions to the Manurewa Local Board, Auckland Council and the Government on issues relevant and important to young people.

DEVELOPMENT

We connect, support and empower young people in our organisation and in the community to be more resilient, confident and willing to display leadership.

ENGAGEMENT

We engage with young people through social media, projects and events. We have a working relationship with the Manurewa Local Board, Auckland Youth Advisory Panel, Auckland Council and other Youth Voice groups.

HOW WE ARE FUNDED

The Manurewa Youth Council is 100% run by volunteers. We hold a close relationship with the Manurewa Local Board and Auckland Council and partner with philanthropic trusts to cover operational costs.