YouthFest 2017 is a One Day Leadership Summit designed for Burlington high school students in grade 9. The event will take place on Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. at the Burlington Convention Centre.
Do you want to get involved with the Burlington community? Do you want to learn how to make a better impact in Burlington? Would you like to meet other grade 9 students from Burlington? If yes, then ‘Youthfest’ is the leadership conference for you! On May 2nd you will take part in workshops, a luncheon and hear the keynote speaker Courtney Stephen, Hamilton Tiger-Cats Football player motivate you to “Ignite Your Future”.
For permission forms or for more information students should see Mrs. Canaon or Mrs. Cabera-Yero. Permission forms are due by April 24th
YouthFest is a FREE EVENT – free busing, free registration, and free lunch is provided. This is made possible due to the support we receive from event partners, sponsors and our grant from the Ontario Trillium Foundation.
•Greater access to community activities and volunteer initiatives
•Support the capacity of organizations to adapt, innovate, collaborate and embrace sustainable ways of working together in order to achieve better outcomes
•Better skills, talent, leadership, collaboration and sustainability in the not-for-profit sector