JUNIOR BOARD

In an effort to engage, educate and inspire youth in philanthropy and begin a path to nonprofit leadership, the Little Light House has established a Junior Board. Through participation in this program, young people will be given the opportunity to learn leadership skills, gain understanding of how a nonprofit organization works and how to develop, promote and implement their ideas to further God’s kingdom.

ELIGIBILITY

  • High School or College Students
  • Belief in the mission of LLH and comfortable operating in a Christian faith-based environment and willing to adhere to LLH Biblical Principles
  • Character traits: Self-starter, good communicator, teachable, reliable and punctual, compassionate, problem-solver, creative and  has a positive attitude

GOALS FOR JUNIOR BOARD

  • Build the skills and abilities of young people to be decision-makers and problem solvers
  • Educate young people about the nonprofit sector
  • Educate young people about working with children with special needs
  • Introduce young adults to the nonprofit sector as a potential career option
  • Introduce young adults to working for a Christian ministry all through creating and hosting an annual fundraiser

HOW TO GET INVOLVED

The Little Light House Junior Board is full for the 2019-2020 term. We will start accepting applications for the 2020-2021 school year March 1, 2020.

2018 – 2019 JUNIOR BOARD MEMBERS

  • Emma Tims-OSU
  • Laura Schwier- ORU
  • Heidi Avery- Owasso
  • Haley Nelson- TU
  • Haley Isler- Bishop Kelley
  • Cassidy Smith
  • Aubrei Grisaffe- Bishop Kelley
  • Lacy Foust – Homeschool
  • Jordan Garrett – Regent Prep
  • Grace Stoops – Cascia Hall
  • Anna Hanisch – Oklahoma State University
  • Elise Polk – University of Tulsa
  • Sarah Harmon – University of Tulsa
  • Hannah Henson – Booker T. Washington
  • Sofia Balbas – Bishop Kelley
  • Erin Anderson – TU
  • Nancy Santillan – Tulsa MET
  • Gretchen McPherson – Victory
  • Brooke Clay – Victory
  • Sarah Joseph – Victory
  • Sadie Gawey – Bishop Kelley High School
  • Lillie Bracken – Bishop Kelley High School
  • Ravjeer Korpe – Jenks High School

** Email Jessica Mardis for information **

The 2018-2019 Junior Board decided to host Pups Yups and Food Trucks for the second time. This event is a fun afternoon filled with amazing food, games, a dog walk and contest, and so much more! The Junior Board raised over $15,000 for Little Light House this year and we are so proud of them.