The Pontiac Youth Council officially returned last night at the MRC Pontiac in Campbell’s Bay, where five out of the twelve members attended. Each of the attending members were presented by Warden Jane Toller, who said a few words before the presentations.
For this year’s edition, the Pontiac MRC has partnered with Carrefour Jeunesse-Emploi du Pontiac as a way to facilitate to the Youth Council’s projects in relation to the Carrefour’s réussite scholaire program. Karim El Kerch, Coordonnateur des Projets Jeunesse, talked about getting involved with the Youth Council.
The MRC was currently able to fill 12 out of a possible 18 positions and is looking for additional members. The next youth council meeting will be held on Tuesday, February 25th at 7 p.m. where the council will appoint their positions.
The members of this year’s Youth Council are:
Victoria Vickers – L’Isle-aux-Allumettes
Miguel Rivet – Litchfield
Haillee Hamelin Dorƶek - Bristol
Madison Park Moorhead – Litchfield
Madison Pilon – Litchfield
Grace Sally – Clarendon
Jacob Chénier – Waltham
Cédrick Morrissette – Mansfield
Myriame Landry – Campbell’s Bay
Alexandria Ladouceur – Mansfield et Fort-Coulonge
Pénéloppe Pomminville – Ile du Grand Calumet
Sébastien McComeau – Fort-Coulonge