"I was just an artist,
now, I'm an entrepreneur."
19 year old Abdul Muse shares his story of entrepreneurship, music and Youth Ottawa.
Thank you, @GirlsRockOttawa for...rocking.
Looks like a powerhouse kind of weekend. https://t.co/gDfAoq3PwW
Thank you to our workshop providers for this morning - Lydia Collins gave our campers practical tools for combatting problematic language and calling people in, and @htbsle & @mandaa_lowe got our campers feeling creative with a song writing workshop! 🎶🎶🎶 #RockCampforGirls2019 https://t.co/T3YGKQdCqz
Those are great guidelines, @MomentsWithBren!
Going to be great to see what Action Civics projects at created by those youth at @WoodroffeHS using those guidelines.
@ocdsbxl #innovation #caring #connections https://t.co/ASnIeXOxGM
Started my week at WHSchool and the energy in this class is so positive. Brilliant students from diverse backgrounds including those with a hearing loss.
Glad to also have 2 interpreters/support teachers here👩🏿🏫.
Which one is my handwriting🤭. https://t.co/83p1y98Fmi
A group of civic minded youth helping out @HopeCornerstone.
Future @OttawaShapers? https://t.co/Vxha9aYTkp
“We all need that push to get us to the finish line. I am so grateful to Youth Ottawa because in my opinion, they keep fantastic youth motivated towards achieving their goals.”
-Recipient of 2018 Youth Ottawa RBC Strength Through Diversity Award
” I am grateful to Youth Ottawa. The money I received from the Youth Ottawa bursary went towards by studies at Concordia University. This has enabled me to meet so many artists within my program and it has opened opportunities for networking and collaboration.”
-Recipient of 2018 Youth Ottawa RBC Arts & Culture Award
“Being recognized for the Take a Stand Award by Youth Ottawa meant that my efforts and the efforts of my group in bettering the community are making an impact, this has encouraged me to continue modelling Indigenous values.”
-Recipient of 2018 Youth Ottawa RBC Take a Stand Award
“I was always uncertain about pursuing my master’s degree and this award gave me a financial push. Being a student is expensive so I’m grateful to Youth Ottawa for this opportunity and their support.”
-Recipient of 2018 RBC Strength through Diversity Award
“Being recognized for the RBC Spirit of the Capital Arts & Culture award was one of the first times that I felt like what I was doing was important.”
-Recipient of 2017 RBC Arts & Culture Award