Author: Grace Atkinson
Grace Atkinson is a social worker living in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Currently, she is the Coordinator of Youth Initiatives, the December 6th Microloan Program, and the Nova Scotia Trafficking Elimination Partnership (NSTEP) at YWCA Halifax. She believes that centering and celebrating youth voices can lead to profound social change.
The Michele Landsberg Community Award is a $5,000 award named after renowned Canadian journalist Michele Landsberg. It recognizes organizations doing exceptional work in encouraging girls and young women to raise awareness of issues related to equality through media. As the Youth Programs Coordinator for YWCA Halifax, I consider myself very fortunate to spend my time […]