- The MMYC shall act in an advisory capacity, and provide advice on issues of concern to youth.
- The MMYC shall act in an advocacy role, and provide new ideas and views to council and staff.
- The MMYC shall raise awareness in the community through planned events (e.g. Markham Expo, Get Involved Conference, Amazing Race, etc.).
- The MMYC shall encourage youth participation within the community.