Diana Award

Always eager to take what I learn to make the world a safer, healthier, and happier place for children ? Thank you The Diana Award for recognizing me and my fellow youth advocates with the highest accolade a young person can achieve for social action and humanitarian efforts https://lnkd.in/gmxF5aVu Watch the event https://lnkd.in/gVr-iJ83 Read more https://lnkd.in/gwS4_vQN ? […]

What WE Lost Book

I have loved volunteering ever since I was a little kid. I remember always trying to find ways to give back what little I had to other kids who were in need. Learning about WE Charity in the seventh grade was a pivotal moment in my life. I really admired the work that they did […]

Panel discussion with Hon. Marci Ien

I am so excited to be joining Hon. Marci Ien, Minister for Women and Gender Equality and Youth for a panel discussion on #MenstrualHealth this evening for Plan International Canada’s annual #StorytellersSymposium event! ✨ Register here: https://lnkd.in/gvWbwbxi / Live stream link: https://lnkd.in/gAbSd4vZ […]

The Equality Collective Luncheon

A beautiful morning surrounded by peonies & passionate advocates for gender equality and children’s rights ? Thank you Plan International Canada, Lindsay Glassco for inviting me and my fellow youth ambassadors to the #EqualityCollective luncheon. It was so special to be among women who have made great strides in their careers and are continuing to pave the way for other […]

Gardening for kids

Photos from the Grayson School SK ? 7-9 PAA classes went to the Moose Bay Green House to learn about seeding, transplanting, soil mixtures, and propagation. #Horticultural#Handson#FieldTrip “Tending a garden helps teach children how to take care of other living things. You can give your children an easy task, such as watering certain plants on a […]

IWD Event with Malala Yousafzai

On International Women’s Day, I had the pleasure of sharing the virtual stage with team RBC and Plan International Canada Youth Ambassadors Serena Iyoha & Rita Audi to celebrate the achievements of women both inside and outside of the workplace. I had the immense honour of passing the mic to Malala Yousafzai, a champion for #childrensrights and girls’ education. To any students listening today, I […]

UN Environment Assembly #UNEA5

This past week, I had the great honour of being 1 of 6 United Nations Association in Canada, Canadian youth delegates on the ground in #Nairobi for the 5th United Nations Environment Assembly #UNEA5 organized by UN Environment Programme. I had the incredible opportunity of meeting with the Acting High Commissioner of Canada to Kenya (David Da Silva), ministers, chief negotiators, government officials, […]

Childhood poverty in Canada

A new report by @campaign2000 found that more than 1.3 million Canadian children, or 17.7 per cent, are living below a poverty line used by Statistics Canada. That’s 1 in 5 children in Canada and 1 in 2 First Nations children. According to the ‘No One Left Behind: Strategies for an Inclusive Recovery’ report, the child poverty […]