June 20, 2017

Media Advisory: Minister Bennett to Participate in Duke of Edinburgh Bronze Awards Ceremony

The Honourable Cathy Bennett, Minister of Finance and President of Treasury Board, will speak to recipients and invited guests attending the presentation of Bronze Certificates of Achievement for the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award tomorrow (Wednesday, June 21). The event is being held in the East Block lobby of Confederation Building, beginning at 4:00 p.m.

The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award is a personal development program for young people ages 14-25 and operates in over 140 countries. Through the presentation of bronze, silver and gold awards, the program instills responsibility to community, fosters self-discipline, and promotes citizenship.

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Lisa Lawlor
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