Each year schools from across the region who have an In-School WAYVE team come together for a fun, inspiring and informative day. Over 100 youth gather to meet other people from across the region who are as passionate about change as they are.
Guest Speaker – Kelly Lovell
This year we were lucky to have Kelly Lovell, from the Kelly Effect, as our main guest speaker. You can follow her on Twitter @kellyalovell. Youth from across the region enjoyed listening to what Kelly shared and had tons of questions for her in a Question and Answer period that followed her talk. We were so grateful that she was able to join us and help inspire those who attended.
Here’s a picture of some of the WAYVE family with Kelly!
Community partners joined us with informational booths so that youth could learn about local resources. We also had some great games and activities. One of the favourites from the day was a “Coping and Hope” activity where people shared resources with each other. Here are the lists that everyone came up with:
Thanks to our amazing advisors for helping make the day possible and thanks to everyone who participated! It was really great to meet you all!