The CAP Youth Board (CYB) is a national youth board who serve during the academic school year.


Ready to be a leader?

Prepare yourself for life outside of high school by joining the CAP Youth Board. Our goal is to recruit  members from various cities/states across the United States.

What CYB members do:
  • Serve as Civic Action Project (CAP) ambassadors.
  • Select the winners of the CAP Multimedia Contest.
  • Help to create student-friendly, civic action resources.
What CYB members receive:
  • A letter of recommendation from CRF.
  • A certificate of accomplishment.
  • Materials for building a portfolio for college or job applications.
  • Virtual college and career seminars and networking.
Eligibility Requirements
  • You have participated in a civic engagement project.
  • Be responsible, committed, and open to learning new skills.
  • Be interested in helping others become civically engaged.
  • Have reliable communication access (phone/email/Internet).

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