Gathering Strength Youth Conference 2013

A National Conference open to all Aboriginal youth hosted by the BC Association of Aboriginal Friendship Centres and the Ooknakane Friendship Centre are proud to host Gathering Our Voices 2013 from March 19-22, 2013.  The 11th Annual Aboriginal Youth Conference will be held in Penticton, British Columbia on the traditional territory of the Okanagan peoples at the Penticton Trade and Convention Centre.

Aboriginal Youth aged 14-24 are invited to take part in a dynamic conference that will focus on many important issues including Health, Language, Culture, the Environment, Employment, Sports and Recreation.

Many workshops, cultural activities, an interactive Career and Education fair, evening entertainment and afternoon sport and recreation activities will be offered.

Klahoose is interested in sponsoring youth to attend this conference. If you are between the ages of 14 and 24 we invite you to add your name to a list of participants.  A limited number of delegates can be chosen so get your name in as soon as possible.GOV2013-Logo-ForGOV

Please contact Klahoose Youth coordinator Jacqueline Mathieu and get your name on the list

Her email is:

Or phone: 250.935.6536

For more information on the Conference look at this web site: