Boys and Girls Clubs of Hamilton Boys and Girls Clubs of Canada is pleased to announce the launch of Youth of the Year (YOY), a national initiative celebrating
youth leadership and fostering strong BGCC ambassadors across the country.ca.
Youth of the Year, sponsored by Hyundai Canada, provides youth with the opportunity to showcase their achievements, service and leadership in Clubs,
schools and communities. Each year, six “Regional Youth of the Year” will be selected from across the country and one youth demonstrating exceptional leadership will be honoured with the special recognition of BGCC’s

“National Youth of the Year.”
The six Regional Youth of the Year will each receive:
• Leadership training and professional development at networking and
speaking events
• $2,000 CAD scholarship to apply to their post-secondary education
• One personal laptop

The National Youth of the Year will receive an additional:
• $8,000 CAD scholarship to apply to their post-secondary education (for
a total of $10,000 CAD)
The six Clubs with the Regional YOY will each receive:
• $5,000 CAD grant towards youth leadership programming at the Club

For more information, please contact Tim at tim@kboysandgirlsclub.com