Kawartha Lakes Youth Awards 2021 - Deadline Friday Feb 26th, 2021

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Thanks to Amy Terrill, Executive Director BGCKL for joining Vanessa Murphy on 91.9 BOB FM's Community Matters : brought to you by Xplornet ....connect to what matters.  The Boys & Girls Clubs of Kawartha Lakes Foundation is excited to present the 2nd Annual Kawartha Lakes Youth Awards for 2021! The annual Kawartha Lakes Youth Awards was created by the Foundation to shine a spotlight on youth in our community between the ages of 12 and 24.  Last year, sixty nominations were received from a variety of sources throughout the community, all highlighting extraordinary youth. Their stories were inspiring and reinforce that the future of our community is in excellent hands. We are inviting you to submit an exceptional youth so that we can recognize them for their achievements.  ELIGIBILITY: All nominees must have strong ties to the City of Kawartha Lakes. For every category, individuals or groups may be nominated. Involvement with the Boys and Girls Clubs of Kawartha Lakes is only required for the BGCKL Club Spirit Award. Any group or individual is welcome to submit a nomination for a Youth Achievement Award.  The nomination period opens on January 16th and ends on February 26th for the following categories: Arts Achievement: Sponsored by pb+j, Supported by Kawartha Lakes Arts Council Humanitarian Entrepreneurship: Sponsored by KLCFDC, City of Kawartha Lakes Green Award: Sponsored by Fleming College BGCKL Club Spirit Physical Literacy Leadership: Sponsored by Greg Evans Professional Corporation Resiliency Ron Kennedy Scholarship Fund: Kennedy Family Congratulations to the 2020 Award winners and thank you to our sponsors and partners. The nomination materials for 2021 can be found here.  The date for the 2021 awards presentation event is TBA based on Covid-19 health regulations.