Welcome to CHS Youth

The home of the City of Charleston’s Mayor’s Youth Commission (MYC) and the Youth Volunteer Corps (YVC) of Charleston

Mayor’s Youth Commission

The MYC gives young people a meaningful voice in developing solutions to youth issues and problems. Commissioners meet with the Mayor to provide input, leadership, and ideas on effective solutions to the most pressing issues and problems facing youth.

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Youth Volunteer Corps

YVC Charleston is one of many affiliates across North America. Our mission is to promote a lifetime commitment to service among the youth of Charleston by offering volunteer projects throughout the school year and during the summer with the Summer Service-Learning Institute.

Connect with YVC on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter

Stay Informed

Summer of Service FAQ

Highlights From Past CHS Youth Events

2022-2023 MYC Events

Guest Speaker Session – 4/2/2023
Mental Health Awareness 
Guests Emily Torchiana, Jennifer Sanders, and Malinda Terry 
Guest Speaker Session – 12/7/2022
Local representative candidate Sydney Clinton joins MYC to discuss- 
Civic Engagement & Running for Office as a College Student
Guest Speaker Session – 2/5/2023
Katie McCain from the City of Charleston, and Arielle Gerstein from Charleston County join MYC to discuss- 
Environmental Sustainability in the Charleston Area