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Youth leadership opportunity!

Written by Jesse Wilkinson
Young people (age 14 to 29) and community members are invited to attend the May open leadership meeting of Youth Elevating Youth.

This meeting will be held Friday May 18 from 4-6 pm in Frog Ponds Cafe side meeting room. (Owen Sound, 8th Street and 2nd Ave East).

RSVP is appreciated and those able to come only part of the meeting time are welcome to do so.

This meeting will discuss:
  • updates: Trillium Direct Action grant
  • actions to support Youth Ask Town Hall
  • info about youth consultation by Addict’s Attic (how can we help?)
    summer outreach (ie. supporting Owen Sound Pride Parade)
  • potential activities
Youth Elevating Youth is a collective of young people and those who care about them, associated with Sheatre.
YEY supports:
  • youth led initiatives
  • youth mentorship including peer mentorship (and mentorship between different age brackets of youth)
  • youth leadership development through community arts practices
  • elevating youth voices, with a focus on arts, media and social justice

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Jesse Wilkinson

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