Kent Hehr

Your member of parliament for


Calgary Centre

Kent Hehr

Your member of parliament for


Calgary Centre

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Constituency Youth Council – Deadline October 15th

 

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has said that “young voices must be part of our decision making process” and that’s why Hon. Kent Hehr is proud to host a youth council to bring youth together in Calgary Centre to engage with the federal political process.

The term length of the Council will be October 2017 to June 2018. Please submit your application by October 15th to be considered for the Calgary Centre Youth Council. If you have questions, please contact Chris Cohoe at kent.hehr.c1b@parl.gc.ca

Remember to ‘like’ the CYC Facebook page to stay connected to CYCs across the country! https://www.facebook.com/cyc2017cjc/

This year, you have the opportunity to apply to the following positions, keeping in mind that these positions require an additional 3 hour commitment every week.

Communication Liaison
• Coordinate with MP office to help manage social media
• Help write emails, notes, and social media messaging
• Create creative ways to promote the projects of the year

Internal Liaison
• Organize meetings
• Take minutes during meetings
• Create required documents (ex. Google doc, excel sheets) and track progress

Project Lead
• Organize and facilitate a project throughout the year
• Coordinate all teams to achieve the council’s goal
• Ensure deadlines and goals are achieved

Research Liaison
• Help research topics and issues of interest and report on these issues to the council
• Find local stakeholders depending on the projects chosen by the CYC

Council Member at Large (recommended for first year council members)
• Provide a perspective to both the Member of Parliament as well as the Council
• Help the council maintain relationships with the community
• Help develop the community projects

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