The Community Action Network – Youth Engagement Sub-committee (CAN - YES) is extending its request for submissions from the community to recognize youth that contribute to the health and well-being of our community through their unique qualities. If you know of a youth that demonstrates leadership, dedication, innovation and/or creativity please consider completing an application to have them recognized.
The Youth of Today are the Leaders of Tomorrow” – Nelson Mandela
The youth being nominated must be:
Between the ages of 13-30
- A resident of St. Thomas
- The youth being nominated possesses special or unique qualities that has made a difference in the community that may include but are not limited to:
Individuals, organizations and peers can nominate youth who meet the above criteria by completing the nomination form and submitting the completed form by October 11, 2019 at noon.
- A selection committee consisting of community members and leaders will review each nomination and select the recipients.
- All decisions made by the selection committee are final.
Nominations will only be accepted when completed on the official nomination form.
Completed forms can be submitted as follows:
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- In person or by mail:
Wellkin, Child & Youth Mental Wellness
99 Edward St. St. Thomas ON
Youth selected to be recipients of the Youth Award will be notified in writing and will be invited to attend a St. Thomas City council meeting on Monday November 4, 2019 where they will be presented with their awards.
To enter a deserving youth in our community, please complete the Nomination Form and submit by noon, October 11, 2019.