Teen Advisory Council (TAC)

“TAC has given me a huge sense of community, accomplishment, and excitement, and it’s often been a much-needed break from stress at school and home.” – TAC alumni 2015 

Teen Advisory Council

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Schedule2 semesters; Fall (Oct-Feb) and Spring (Feb-June) 

Meetings: Wednesday from 4:30-6:30pm 

Format: In Person

Eligibility: Open to ages 15-19 or NYC Public High School Teens in 10-12th grade; in order to apply for this program, you need to have participated in previous programs 

Teen Advisory Council (TAC) is a 9-month in-person program made up of 10 past Teen Program participants looking to serve as youth ambassadors. Working together, TAC members will help to ensure youth perspectives remain central to ArtsConnection mission and community engagement.  

Develop your leadership identity  

  • Brainstorm and execute new teen programming  
  • Attending engaging events and initiatives for other teens  
  • Participate in community outreach   
  • Network and develop relationships with youths like you  
  • Collaborate with like-minded teens  

Expand your skill set  

  • Administration support  
  • Project and event management  
  • Teen research  
  • Concept and visual design  
  • Marketing   
  • Written and verbal communication