DATE: December 13, 2013
MEDIA CONTACT: Daphnee Sainvil, Office of Intergovernmental Affairs and Professional Standards
BROWARD COUNTY, Fla. - The Broward County Board of Commissioners has extended the application deadline to 5 p.m. on December 30, 2013, for individuals interested in appointment to the Children's Services Council (CSC).
To be considered, interested individuals must meet the following eligibility requirements:
• Be a resident of Broward County for the previous 24-month period
• Be a registered voter
• Have no affiliation with any agency funded by the Children's Services Council
The mission of the CSC is to provide the leadership, advocacy and resources necessary to enhance children's lives and empower them to become responsible, productive adults through collaborative planning and the continuation of quality care programs.
Applications are available online at Broward.org/Intergovernmental or from the Office of Intergovernmental Affairs and Professional Standards. The application consists of two parts: (1) a Broward County Questionnaire and (2) a Questionnaire for Gubernatorial Appointments. Both questionnaires must be completed and submitted together.
Applications may be mailed or delivered in person to Daphnee Sainvil at the Office of Intergovernmental Affairs and Professional Standards, Governmental Center, 115 S. Andrews Ave., Room 426, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301, phone 954-357-7575.
Applications will be reviewed by the Board of County Commissioners. The nominations will be forwarded to the governor for consideration and final appointment. For more information visit Children's Services Council.