Woods Parks & Recreation Teen Council (TC)
Serves the City of Huntington Woods and Berkley School District
Huntington Woods: 6,151
Residential-Suburban community in Metro-Detroit (~2 miles N of Detroit
Size: 1.5 sq mile Zip: 48070
11 council members are elected by the general membership
Fundraising Chair/ Vice- Cair
Program Development Chair/ Vice- Cair
Marketing & Membership Chair/ Vice- Cair
Technology Chair/ Vice-Cair
Record Keeper (budget and minutes)/ Vice- Keeper
General membership is open to all residents of Huntington Woods in
grades 6-12. Non-resident members of Berkley School District may
attend meetings and functions but may not run for office or vote.
Typically we have 20-25 youth participate in TC meetings with a
membership roster of approximately 35-40.
Council Coordinator- oversees all committees and directs
Fundraising- responsible for securing all funds for TC programs through
grants, request and special events.
Program Development- responsible for planning and implementing classes,
special events, trip, etc, for HW students in grades 6-12.
Marketing and Membership- responsible for maintaining quarterly newsletter
and advertising for new members (t-shirts, flyers, posters).
Technology- responsible for updating and maintaining TC website.
Record Keeper- responsible for maintaining records for budget, attendance
and point system. Responsible for recording and distributing
Policies and Procedures
Established bylaws and handbook.
Meet 2 times/month at community center (1st and 3rd Thursday of the
One council member serves as liaison to Recreation Advisory Board.
Point system is in place to reward participation and volunteer time.
Program Coordinator, Huntington Woods Parks & Recreation
26325 Scotia Rd
Huntington Woods, MI 48070