Duke of Edinburgh’s Award

Young Canadians Challenge

Who: Open to cadets or ex cadets between the ages of 14 – 25 years.

What: It’s a balanced, non-competitive programme of voluntary activities in four distinct sections, Community Service, Skill, Physical Recreation and Adventurous Journey. There are three (3) Award levels of Bronze, Silver and Gold.

Where: Riverdale High School Cafeteria

When: First optional training night (Tuesday) of every month, 19:00 – 21:00

Dress: Proper civilian clothing

Additional Information:

* This Award is considered to be one of the most prestigious youth programmes in the world with over 1.3 million youth in over 130 countries.

* The Award concept is one of individual challenge and is open to all youth, regardless of gender, cultural background, religious affiliation or physical ability. We believe that a culture of giving and volunteerism is the key to a successful society. All are welcome.

* As a cadet, many activities in our program correspond to the Duke of Ed Award Programme requirements, enabling many cadets to obtain the Bronze, Silver and even Gold level.

* To register, come and see the 803 Duke of Ed Coordinator for an application form or you can even register on-line at: https://www.onlinerecordbook.org/

* A registration fee is required and for more information, please visit the Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award website: https://www.dukeofed.org/qb/division-home-

* Join the discussion at #worldready and hear from some of the youths, alumni, leaders and global supporters of this extraordinary Award programme.