New in 2018, the Youth LEaD Award recognizes youth groups (under 19) in Peel that have contributed to the cause of a non-profit organization by developing and delivering a project that addresses a community need. Volunteer MBC provides Youth LEaD (Leadership Education and Development) training to youth looking to build their skills in project management, volunteer coordination, leadership and community development.
Devoted a considerable number of volunteer hours
Demonstrates a thoughtful, purposeful approach to community service
Demonstrates successful teamwork
Shows how youth can take initiative and have their voices heard
Has had a significant positive impact on the community