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EKIOC Honour “Asset Builders”

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April 5, 2018

Community Announcement: Every Kid in our Communities to Honour “Asset Builders”

Leeds and Grenville—The Every Kid in our Communities (EKIOC) Coalition is looking for nominations of organizations, businesses, and individuals who make a difference in the lives of children and youth in Leeds and Grenville – in other words they build assets! These “asset builders” will be recognized at a ceremony on Sunday, April 29, 2018 as part of the Healthy Kids Day at the YMCA of Brockville and Area.

The Every Kid Coalition is looking to identify organizations, businesses, and individuals who:

  • Show interest and invest time in children and youth
  • Inspire children and youth
  • Provide support to children and youth
  • Give children and youth a voice
  • Introduce children and youth to new ideas and experiences
  • Advocate for children and youth

Margaret Fancy, Coordinator of Every Kid in our Communities (EKIOC) explains: “Every day organizations and individuals in Leeds, Grenville influence the lives of young people in a positive way. Our coalition wants to pay tribute to these “asset builders””.

The deadline for nominations is April 18, 2018. Forms are available online at the EKIOC website: www.everykid.on.ca.

Anyone seeking more information about the 2018 Recognition of Asset Builders Celebration may contact Tawnya Boileau, by calling 613-345-5685 extension 2226, or via e-mail [email protected].

Media are invited to attend the Recognition of Asset Builders ceremony on Sunday, April 29 at the YMCA of Brockville and Area at 1:00pm.

The Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit is a partner of Every Kid In Our Communities Leeds and Grenville.

Contact

Margaret Fancy, EKIOC Coordinator, 613-342-2917 [email protected]
Tawnya Boileau, Chair of EKIOC Developmental Assets Work Group, 613-345-5685 extension 2226 [email protected]