Nominate A Local Youth by April 30, 11:59 pm!
Posted April 28, 2012 @ 11:05AM
Mayor’s Youth Advisory Committee Announces
2012 Youth Leadership Awards
The Mayor’s Youth Advisory Committee (MYAC) is pleased to announce the 2012 Youth Leadership Awards for the City of Windsor. The purpose of the awards is to recognize youth who are making a difference in Windsor.
Three Windsor youth will be recognized publicly by Mayor Eddie Francis at the 2012 Mayor’s Walk and City Birthday Celebration on Monday May 21, 2012.
The awards focus on Community Involvement, Volunteerism and Civic Engagement. To be considered for the awards, youth may nominate themselves or be nominated by a member of the community via a nomination form located at www.windsoryouth.com, or may pick a hard copy at local area high schools & community organizations. All candidates must be between the ages of 15 – 24. All candidates are also asked to submit a one minute video speaking to the importance of civic engagement in Windsor.
The deadline for all nomination forms and video submissions is April 30th 2012 at 11:59pm.
The Mayor’s Youth Advisory Committee is a group of young people that seek to connect with youth in Windsor-Essex and listen to the issues that matter to them the most.
MYAC engages youth in conversation and propel them towards activism, advocating on their behalf to City Council. They represent youth and build relationships in the community to better serve them.
For more information regarding the Youth Leadership Awards, please contact the MYAC Chairpersons: Jonathon Liedtke & Sarah Davidson519.819.5725 519.995.7098 firstname.lastname@example.org
by Richard Rosenthal