Saanich seeks young civic leaders

Saanich is looking for a few boys and girls to take part in the Saanich Youth Council. The goal of the youth council is to engage young people and create opportunities for youth to participate in the local political processes, bring relevant issues forward and provide feedback to local government.

  • Oct. 4, 2011 1:00 p.m.

Saanich is looking for a few boys and girls to take part in the Saanich Youth Council. The goal of the youth council is to engage young people and create opportunities for youth to participate in the local political processes, bring relevant issues forward and provide feedback to local government.

Applications are being accepted for the 2011-12 school year. Participants must be between 13 and 21, live or go to school in Saanich and should be interested in youth engagement in the community. Previous leadership experience is not necessary.

The deadline to apply is Friday (Oct. 7).

Application forms can be found online at www.gordonhead.ca or by contacting Alana Stewart at 250-475-1111.

kslavin@saanichnews.com