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2015-2016 MACOY RECRUITMENT

MACOY represents youth from our region.The goal of the recruitment strategy is to have balanced representation from all schools from grades 9-12 and/or youth connected to youth agencies.

MISSION

To empower and engage youth in the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo both actively and inclusively to make a significant difference in their community.

PURPOSE

The purpose of MACOY is to empower youth to become actively engaged citizens who have a voice in decisions that affect them. MACOY members are champions of the community who work to improve the quality of life of all citizens.

WHY YOUTH SHOULD JOIN

  • You will have the opportunity to make a significant difference in your community
  • MACOY is a way to implement your ideas and to be heard
  • You will be able to discuss topics you are passionate about and take action in the community
  • You will be able to experience fun and free activities and opportunities

HOW TO JOIN

Fill out the MACOY Application Form
Speak with your school counselor. 

ALUMNI & PAST MACOY GROUPS

MACOY alumni are members that have gone through the ranks as MACOY members and have moved past our age/grades of eligibility. They remain committed to mentoring current members and assisting with projects and programs throughout the community. MACOY alumni are an amazing group of civic-minded youth. They have undertaken projects in the community that will make a significant impact in the lives of youth in Wood Buffalo! Here are some of the past projects MACOY members have worked on:

CONTACT INFORMATION

Email: macoy@woodbuffalo.ab.ca

What are Developmental Assets?

They are 40 of the most important values, qualities and experiences that young people need in their lives to become caring, competent and responsible. Click here for more details.

Stay tuned for exciting news on the 40 Developmental Assets in our community!

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