Youth LEaD by Example Award

Youth LEaD by Example Award

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.

Award Criteria:

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

Past Winners:

  • 2018: Rise Above Adversity (Volunteer MBC)