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CALL OUT FOR YOUTH CHANGEMAKERS!

The YouthREX Youth Advisory Council is calling out to young people across Ontario doing amazing work to make positive change in their communities. We are filming a documentary about youth impact and want to feature and amplify your work! What inspires you to make a difference? What are you doing in your community to create positive change?

WHO WE ARE: YouthREX’s Youth Advisory Council team advises YouthREX in its capacity-building, knowledge mobilization and evaluation support activities. The advisory is comprised of youth (16-25 years of age), including individuals with experience in the youth-serving sector. Members of the advisory committee engage internal and external stakeholders on issues impacting the youth that they represent and/or serve. Members of the council meet at least once a month at York University.

 

WHAT DOES PARTICIPATING IN THIS DOCUMENTARY ENTAIL?

We will conduct a filmed interview between you and a member of the YouthREX Youth Advisory Council. We will also try to film you and the work that you are currently doing in action, if possible. We will be doing filming from January-February 2016. The documentary will be launched in May 2016.

WHO SHOULD APPLY TO BE FEATURED

Youth between the ages of 16-25 (flexible)

Youth working on a social change/impact project that is currently taking place in Ontario

We encourage participation from individuals that identify with being LGBTQ, Indigenous, People of all abilities and Newcomers

WHY PARTICIPATE?

We hope you will engage with our YouthREX community so that we can amplify youth leadership and amazing youth initiatives in Ontario. Here are some of the perks of participating:

Provincial publicity for your initiative or project – let more people know of the awesome work you are doing!

You and your project will also be invited to and recognized at our launch event.

You will receive a Certificate of Completion from YouthREX.

You will be part of inspiring other youth to follow their dreams!

DEADLINE: January 29, 2016. We will be processing applications on a rolling basis, please apply ASAP.

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