News from Kamloops

December 27, 2012

Expression of Interest - Advisory Committees

Kamloops, B.C. - The City of Kamloops is looking for Expressions of Interest to serve on the Youth, Children and Families Advisory Committee or the Diversity Advisory Committee.

Youth, Children and Families Advisory Committee
This committee allows for input and direction from residents on important youth, children and family issues within the city.

Diversity Advisory Committee
This committee allows for input and direction from residents on matters pertaining to the understanding and appreciation of diversity and the inclusion of Aboriginal and ethnic communities into the social fabric of our community.

The Youth Children and Families Advisory Committee and the Diversity Advisory Committee are each looking for a citizen-at-large to serve on a voluntary basis for a two year term (2013/2014). Committees act as an advisory body to the Social Planning Council regarding matters pertaining to youth, children and families, and diversity, while continuing to build partnerships within the community. Committees meet four times during each calendar year.

For information on the Terms of Reference please visit: www.kamloops.ca/socialdevelopment/socialplan/advisorycommittees.shtml.

If you are interested in applying, please submit a brief cover letter and resume outlining your background and interest by Monday, January 7th, 2013 to:

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Media Contact:
Nicole Beauregard, Active Living Coordinator
City of Kamloops
250-828-3653
nbeauregard@kamloops.ca