The Get Outside BC project is happening this summer for BC youth aged 14 to 18!
This all-expenses-paid opportunity has 3 phases:
1. July 3 – 7, 2012 – Attend the Get Outside BC Youth Leadership Summit in Squamish with 40 other youth from across the province. Build leadership skills, go hiking, network, meet inspiring mentors, learn about cool green jobs, become a natural leader, and create an action plan to deliver your own outdoor event.
2. August 2012 – In honour of International Youth Day (August 12), plan and host your own outdoor activity event for other youth near your community.
3. October 2012 – Reunite with the Leadership Summit participants from your region to talk about your events, share your successes and make plans for future events.
Applications are due May 7th!
Brought to you by BC Parks, Mountain Equipment Co-op, Child and Nature Alliance of Canada, and Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society – BC Chapter (CPAWS-BC).