Young Leaders Advisory Council

Upcoming Events


Volunteen Resume and Interview Workshop
Hartford Hospital, Special Dining Room
Thursday, July 25, 2019 

Each year Hartford Hospital offers teens an opportunity to gain experience as volunteers in healthcare. The Young Leaders Advisory Council offers the "volunteens" a resume building workshop. This may include resume tips and review, interviewing techniques and tips, and networking information.

If you are interested in volunteering to assist with this workshop, please contact Patricia Graham, Community Involvement Committee chair, at



Backpack and School Supply Drive
Donation Deadline: Friday, August 9, 2019 

The Institute of Living is seeking donations of backpacks and school supplies to give to Greater Hartford children in need. Donation ideas include: backpacks, markers, notebooks, pens and pencils, glue sticks, paper (lined and unlined), erasers, index cards, kid-friendly scissors, highlighters, rulers, calculators, pocket folders, crayons, binders, and pencil cases.

You are encouraged to collect items at your organizations. To coordinate pick up or drop off, please contact Patricia Graham, YLAC Community Involvement chair, at Backpacks will be distributed at the Institute of Living’s Back to School Resource Fair on August 16. Donation deadline is Friday, August 9.

To view the flyer, click here.



2018-2019 Executive Committee Meeting Schedule

Wednesday, October 24, 7:30 – 8:30 am
Wednesday January 23, 7:30 – 8:30 am
Wednesday, April 24 from 5:30 - 6:30 pm (evening meeting)
Wednesday, July 24, 7:30 – 8:30 am

Meetings will be held in the Klene Conference Room in the Education and Resource Center at 560 Hudson Street, Hartford.

Attendance is restricted to current Executive Committee members and special guests. Contact Meghan Bianco at (860) 972-2116 or


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