The Maple Leaf Youth Awards recognize student's contribution to Canada. Join us and share your pride in Canada and commitment to the future leaders of our great country.
Four awards worth a total of $4000 will be presented: Three Maple Leaf Youth Awards celebrating exceptional achievement by Canadian youth and one Prix Feuille d'érable celebrating French literary excellence.
Guest speaker: Craig Kielburger
Co-Founder, Free The Children
Co-Founder, Me to We
Recipient of The Order of Canada
At the age of 12, Craig Kielburger founded Free The Children, an international charity that empowers youth to achieve their fullest potential as agents of change. He is also the co-founder of Me to We, an innovative social enterprise that provides people with better choices for a better world. Each year, Craig organizes Free The Children's We Day, reaching 70,000 students in person and more than five million through televised broadcasts.
Topic: Youth as Agents of Change
Location: Italian Cultural Centre, 3075 Slocan Street, Vancouver
Time: 5 pm - 7 pm
For complete details on event and award registration check out the Canadian Club Vancouver website.