Serve on the Board of Directors

Fairbanks Youth Advocates is currently seeking to expand our board with passionate and skilled individuals who share the desire to help the homeless, runaway and at-risk youth in the Interior Alaska Community.

Skill sets and experience we are seeking to grow our board

  • Business leadership
  • Finance
  • Fundraising
  • Justice, police, public safety
  • Legal
  • Website management and Graphic Design

The documents below will inform you of that process and offer information about what that involves. Please read through the documents and send your application to

Serve on a Working Committee

If you have a professional skill and would like to join a committee chaired by our board, please let us know. Below are a current committees that we could use some assistance with. Email Sarah Finnell at for more information!

  • Fundraising:
    • all aspects of fundraising from networking to event planning.
  • Public Information:
    • website management
    • design and graphics
    • video
    • writing and advertising
  • Events
    • planning
    • logistics
    • coordination
    • helping hands
  • Volunteers
    • management
    • communication
    • leadership
  • Building, Construction, Maintenance.
    • Skills in all aspects of building maintenance, construction, etc.