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Thank you Delegates!

Thank you to all who joined us for our very first virtual Empower YOUth conference on November 21 and 22, and for making it a success!

Marketplace Prize Winners

Prize winners were drawn throughout the conference, Nov 21 to 22, 2020.

Thank you to all the organizations who contributed prizes!


Prize & Value

Prize Winner


Roadside assistance kit

Starla Bayley

BC Responsible & Problem Gambling Program

10 Goody Bags are available for grabs!

Goody Bags consist of stationery items such as pen, Post-It notes, phone socket, credit card holder for phone, an arm reflector, all in a reusable blue tote bag. 

Gabriel Narciso 

Krista Dick

Amanda Beavers

Amanda Gould

Lauren Crosbie

Jared Parhar 

Sky McKeown

Hal Lackie

Sarah Binns

Jessica De Rose


Travel Mug, 1lb bag of coffee, and a $10 Starbucks Gift Card

Nikki Dionne

Brown's Social house

$25 Gift Card and a Bottle of Wine

Chelsey Hogness

Inquiry Adventures

Personal Strengths Thumball (Value of $21.00)

Janet Mclachen

Saje Natural Wellness

An essential oil diffuser and a pack of essential oils

Gogo Lalli

Vancouver Canucks - Grand prize

Canucks Jersey - Elias Pettersson Autographed T-Shirt

Alexander Craig

Vancouver Outdoor School

Free 1.5 hour Intro to the Wilderness of Outside Play Workshop for up to 10 participants

Rohani Seddiq

About Empower YOUth

What is Empower YOUth? Empower YOUth is BCRPA’s biennial conference organized specifically for anyone who works directly with youth and youth programming. Every other year, over 150 professionals in the youth sector attend this two-day conference to learn about best practices, leading edge programs, the latest approaches to youth programming, and critical services that can help in their daily work. 

Who Attends Empower YOUth? Attendees at Empower YOUth include ​youth workers, recreational programmers, outreach workers, youth counsellors, social service workers, teachers, activists, supervisors and more, who are looking to connect with new ideas, and with other peers and colleagues. 

What's new for Empower YOUth 2020? This year, Empower YOUth will be held as a virtual, live, interactive event, welcoming delegates from anywhere in the world!

Special Thanks!

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Bronze Sponsor:

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