Gwinnett Clean & Beautiful Announces 2020-21 Great Youth Advisory Council
October 05, 2020 at 07:30 AM EDT
SOURCE: Keep America BeautifulDESCRIPTION:
Gwinnett Clean & Beautiful (GC&B), a Keep America Beautiful affiliate in Lawrenceville, GA, has announced its new class of Green Youth Advisory Council members. Twenty-one high schoolers from across the area have been selected to serve as youth leaders to help engage a new generation of environmental stewards.
“Our Green Youth Advisory Council is an environmental and sustainability service-learning and leadership development program unlike any other,” said Schelly Marlatt, Executive Director for Gwinnett Clean & Beautiful. “Based upon a national model set by Keep America Beautiful, it offers a unique hands-on opportunity for high school students from diverse backgrounds to become agents for change on environmental issues that impact us both locally and globally.”
Involvement in GC&B’s Green Youth Advisory Council provides its members with the opportunity to:
The selected students represent 13 different high schools.
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