Gateway Gazette

Recognize a Great Kid in Your Community

 

Nominations are open across Alberta for the 16th annual Great Kids Award.

The Great Kids Award is given to recognize young Albertans for helping, inspiring and changing the lives of others. Young leaders accomplish this in various ways, from volunteering for organizations to fundraising for charity.

“Great kids capture the vitality of Alberta and deserve our recognition. The recipients are exceptional role models, and will help make our future brighter.”

Irfan Sabir, Minister of Human Services

Nominate an outstanding child or youth in your community by visiting www.greatkids.alberta.ca or calling 780-415-8150 (toll-free by first dialing 310-0000).

Sixteen award recipients between the ages of five to 18 will be celebrated at an award ceremony in Edmonton sponsored by Fantasyland Hotel. Recipients, along with their families, will enjoy a night’s stay at the Fantasyland Hotel and West Edmonton Mall attractions passes.

Award recipients will also receive a trophy from the Ministry of Human Services. All nominees will receive a certificate of recognition from the Minister of Human Services.

Nomination deadline is Friday, November 27 at 4 p.m.

Recipients will be announced in May 2016.

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