Local youth are being asked to choose their favourite youth-friendly businesses in Grande Prairie. Voting is now open for the Youth Engagement Awards.
Presented annually by the City of Grande Prairie Youth Council, they are given to businesses, schools and community agencies that show the valuable role community plays in positive youth development in Grande Prairie.
Categories include youth-friendly business of choice, Community Engagement Award, Employer of Choice and Youth Mentor of Choice. The 2019 nominees are listed below.
Youth Friendly Business of Choice
Card’s Board Game Café
Nitehawk Adventure Park
Wonderland Toy and Hobby
Community Engagement Award
Montrose Cultural Centre and Grande Prairie Public Library
The Breakfast Club
Employer of Choice
Youth Mentor of Choice
Youth aged 13 to 24 can vote on the city’s website. The awards will be handed out at a ceremony on May 6th from 7 to 9 p.m. at Teresa Sargent Hall.