State of Iowa Youth Advisory Council/Iowa Youth Congress Day on the Hill

Event Sponsor: 
Department of Human Rights
Event Date: 
Jan 20 2022 - 8:00am to 4:00pm
Event Area: 
Capitol Building
Event Location: 
1st Floor Rotunda - East & North
Event Type: 
Public Event
Expected Attendance: 
26 - 100
Add'l Information: 
Web Page With Event Information: Event Detail: The State of Iowa Youth Advisory Council (SIYAC) and Iowa Youth Congress (IYC) will be holding their joint Day on the Hill on Thursday, January 20th. Both programs are housed under the Iowa Department of Human Rights. SIYAC and IYC would like to have four tables in the Rotunda on his day between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. to distribute information about the two Council's legislative agenda, service activities, and speak with members of the public as well as legislators. SIYAC is comprised of 21 youth from across the state and is in Iowa code to advise the Governor's office, legislative assembly, and state and local policy members on youth issues. IYC is sister organization to SIYAC with up to 100 youth members from across the state who seek to learn more about the government process. Youth members also facilitate in service learning projects, team-building retreats, legislative training, and youth networking opportunities.