Beausoleil First Nation will be electing a new group of youth to help lead the community.
A general youth council election will take place in June, marking the first time the community’s youth have cast ballots to elect leaders.
“For Beausoleil First Nation, it is incredibly important that youth are involved in the decisions that affect our community. We want to ensure that they develop skills necessary to be leaders and good role models. This election will allow the community’s youth to demonstrate their leadership skills and to put their names forward as candidates,” states a joint release from Youth Chief Terra Roy and Deputy Youth Chief Lance Copegog.
The election will see a new youth chief, deputy youth chief and five youth councillors…