Youth Advisory Board 


GirlVentures participants who are in 10th-12th grade and have completed any of our courses are eligible to apply.


We are looking for young leaders, with opinions, ideas, and a commitment to GirlVentures! This volunteer position is great for anyone who wants to gain leadership experience and build their skillset for their future endeavors. You will be part of a fun-loving group of high schoolers and mentors who are dedicated to supporting our work and vision. You will laugh, learn, and grow, develop yourself as a speaker, facilitator, teacher and mentor. 



  • A 9-month commitment during the school year.

  • Meet once a month on Sunday at various locations in the East Bay and San Francisco.

  • Participate in the annual weekend overnight YAB retreat in the fall.

  • Lead activities through group collaboration and participate in giving and receiving feedback.

  • YAB is a space for goal setting and accountability. Mentors and participants will support each other in developing their leadership skills.

  • YAB is encouraged to be a part of all GirlVentures community events as ambassadors and volunteers.


Mentor Applications

2019/2020 DATES

Overnight Retreat:
Saturday, October 5th - Sunday, October 6th

November 3rd
December 1st
January 12th*
February 2nd
March 1st
April 5th
May 3rd
May 16th - YAB Closing Celebration!


YAB Youth Applications

Contact our Outreach and Volunteer Manager, Tiffany at for more information.