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Need $$$ to Promote RESPECT in Your Community!?!!

Want to promote respect in your community but need some funding!?! Stand Up Speak Up may be able to help! We are taking submissions for our 2011-2012 Mini-Grant Applications.  You could receive up to $2,000 to help promote respect in your community.  Mini-Grant Applications are due January 15, 2012.  Email Alicia Ali with any questions: aali@andvsa.org.

Check out past mini-grant winners….

Glacier Bay Kayaking Trip:

Twenty teens from Southeast Alaska spent a week kayaking through Glacier Bay.  This gave the teens the opportunity to build strong outdoor leadership skills, develop healthy relationships tools and gain inspiration and resources to promote wellness in their home communities.

 

Juneau Community Mural:

Youth from Juneau worked on a community mural to remind the everyone of what individuals are already doing to make Juneau a respectful place for all.

 

Mat-Su Students Choose Respect Poster Contest:

Youth members of the Mat-Su Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition designed a Choose Respect poster contest as a way to “engage youth in the campaign and to contribute positive social norms and peer influences”.

What does it mean to you?