The United Way Youth Committee is a group of ambitious young leaders representing each of the ten high schools in the Municipality. Each year these bright young people involve themselves in several activities benefiting United Way of C-K and other local organizations.
- Lydia Fenton*
ChangeTheWorld Youth Volunteer Challenge
ChangeTheWorld – Ontario Youth Volunteer Challenge is a call to action for youth aged 14 to 18 years to volunteer through a wide variety of exciting community initiatives. Now in its 8th year, ChangeTheWorld is an opportunity for youth to be part of a provincial campaign and to be a force for good in their local community.
Red Feather Week
For anyone who grew up in Chatham-Kent, the words “Red Feather” bring back fond memories. Over the past six decades youth have been able to participate in a variety of Red Feather including parades, cheer leading competitions, talent shows, football games and a dance. Red Feather is one of the key fundraisers for United Way of Chatham-Kent organized for youth by youth.