2015 Challenges

Kingston Area High School Poverty Challenge

Monday, March 30th, 2014 / 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. / McArthur Hall, Queen’s University

This was our sixth annual event and the experience provided experiential learning about living in poverty and poverty reduction for Kingston area high school students and their teachers.

 

Windsor Area Homelessness Challenge

April 29th, 2015 / 9:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. / WFCU Centre – Collavino Hall

The Homelessness Challenge is a Leadership Windsor/Essex Community Action Project presented in partnership with the Homeless Coalition, Windsor-Essex Youth Strategic Action Committee, the Greater Essex County District School Board, New Beginnings, Life After Fifty, and the WFCU Centre. Over 100 local high school students were immersed in real-life situations, expressed their ideas of what homelessness looks like, worked through it, and met it head on.