Bowen PYE or, Bowen Promoting Youth Empowerment, held an Open Space meeting on June 8 to address the needs of Bowen's youth. Twenty youth from Bowen PYE and from the Vancouver Foundations' Youth in Philanthropy Group participated. Here are the days proceedings and the invitation that went out below. Thank you Chris Corrigan, from the Ashoka Institute for Community Practice, for opening the space...outside in open space!
Bowen PYE Open Space Proceedings
The Big PYE in Your Face Event
What would make Bowen Island a great place for Teens?
Bowen Youth have a very important role in deciding what they want the present and future Bowen to be like. Bowen PYE (Bowen Promoting Youth Empowerment) is small group of young people who have come together to develop a foundation dedicated to making Bowen a better place for Teens and funding the dreams of Bowen's youth.
Bowen PYE is hosting the forum on Sunday,June 8.
Why are we doing this?
Are you a young person interested in helping other Bowen youth succeed with local projects? Bring all your ideas big and small and find out how to make them a reality. Come to the Teen Centre, June 8, 12 pm. Barbeque and Live Music to follow
philanthropy: love of humankind. (websters)
thanks for meeting with us chris! i can hear the thunder of this event building! p
let's get this pyeball rolling. -kat