Meets the first Wednesday
of every Month (September-May) from
4:45 to 6:00 PM
in the Cafeteria
on the lower level of the Government Center 151 SE 4th Street Rochester, MN 55904
The Youth Commission represents a cross section of youth and adults who work with local government, businesses, and non-profit organizations to give young people in Olmsted County a voice.
The Youth Commission has been a successful partnership between Olmsted County and the City of Rochester for over 20 years. Our presence sends a clear message that youth in our community are valued.
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For more information, or an application, contact Mary Gorfine at 507 328-6005, or by email at
Generate civic engagement, leadership and service opportunities.
Increase awareness of important issues affecting young people.
Recognize youth achievements and contributions.
Tix 4 Kids Provides out of school enrichment opportunities for children, families and youth by putting unused tickets for cultural, recreational, and career exploration events into the hands of young people without access.
Over 30,000 Olmsted County young people have been involved in Youth Commission sponsored activities since 2005.