Bexhill Lions launch a New Young Achievers Award

Bexhill Lions launch a New Young Achievers Award

Bexhill Lions Club is seeking nominations for an exciting new Youth Award  –  Young Achiever 2017

The aims of the award are to recognise, encourage and support young people who are actively involved in the welfare of their community. Candidates could be involved in helping young and old people, disabled, able-bodied and disadvantaged or they may be involved in organising projects in conservation, crime prevention, promoting healthier lifestyles, fundraising or other initiatives.

 

The Award is open to individuals who have reached their 15th birthday but have not reached their 19th birthday on or before 30th June 2018, and who live in Bexhill.

The closing date for nominations is  September 30th.

 

 

The award gives them the true recognition they deserve, boosting their self esteem, their confidence in themselves and highlighting the charities and volunteer groups with which they are involved.

The winner will receive a bursary award of £100 to further their chosen project. There is then an opportunity for the winner to compete in the Lions’ Young Ambassador Competition. The winner of the South East round will receive a £500 bursary and then compete in the UK Final where the winner will receive a further £1,000.

 

For details and application form please  contact Lion Sue Cassell   lionsue@outlook.com  07791 940687