Salisbury Youth Council

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We the City of Salisbury Youth Council will always enhance and strive for a more positive community that is:

  • Youth Friendly
  • Inclusive and Diverse
  • Fair and Equal
  • Livable as a community for future generations
  • Endowed with quality services for all citizens​


  • We will create a more positive community in which to live
  • We will create an environment that youth will return to live
  • We will be free of discrimination
  • We will always strive for improvement and excellence


  • Dedication and Perseverance
  • Fairness and Equality
  • Honesty and Integrity
  • Acceptance of All Youth
What is SYC (Salisbury Youth Council)
We the City of Salisbury Youth Council will always enhance and strive for a more positive community that is: A group of 9-12 graders that live in the city limits of Salisbury coming together to learn leadership, teamwork, responsibility, and lifelong skills to prepare each member for the future. Service projects, volunteer events, and community programs provides experiences for each value.
When does SYC meet?
The youth council meets every first and third Friday of the month during the academic school year. Emergency meetings and events/projects may take place year round.

Why do I want to be on SYC?

To gain knowledge about leadership and service. To meet new people from your city and have a blast!


The Salisbury Youth Council has helped out with many events in the community such as Friday Night Out, Movies in the Park, Blockwork and other City events. They also partnered with Communities in Schools to have a school supplies drive. They have tutored the Mini Funk Factory for the past year. They have helped out many community organizations at different events. The SYC looks forward to helping many other organizations in the future and helping build a better Salisbury!


 Apply for SYC!


To apply to SYC, you can download our application here:
Salisbury Youth Council Application

And then mail in the application to:
Human Resources Office
132 N. Main St., Second Floor
Salisbury, NC 28144

You can also come in to the Human Resources Office yourself to apply, or ask your school guidance counselor.

Rising 9-11 graders may apply for the 2014-2015 school year.

Applications due July 31.



Youth Council Advisors:
Milena Sifuentes
Luis Sosa Andrade
Claire Karriker
Officer Ann Copper
Michelle Nguyen
Youth Council Members:


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