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Youth Summit 2013

[Originally Posted Novermber 14 2013]

Each year United Way Leeds & Grenville hosts a Youth Summit. The Youth Summit provides area high school students with a speaker that covers topics relevant and helpful in their young lives. This year, United Way is pleased to announce that Jim Jordan, an author and motivational speaker is scheduled to visit nine of Leeds Grenville’s area high schools during National Anti-Bullying Week November 18-22. Mr. Jordan’s presentation deals with all types of bullying: physical, mental, verbal, cyber bullying and sexual harassment with a focus on the bystander. He also provides follow-up programs for the schools.

The 2013 Youth Summit dates and times are as follows:

Nov.18th – Athens District High School, 9:20am-10:20am
Rideau District high School, 1pm-2pm

Nov.19th – Gananoque High School, 9:10am-10:10am
St. Mary Catholic High School 1pm-2pm

Nov.20th – North Grenville District High School, 8:05am-9:05am
Brockville Collegiate Institute, 1:20pm-2:10pm

Nov.21st – South Grenville District High School, 9:00-10:00am
St. Michael Catholic High School, 1pm-2pm

Nov.22nd – Thousand Island Secondary School beginning at 8:15 am

For more information, please contact Joan Hodge at

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