The West Coast Learning Network is all about encouraging community leadership and connectivity, as exemplified by the Bamfield Huu ay aht Broadband Initiaive mentioned under Community Development Programs and Past Program, Tidal Tales.
The following are just a few websites you may find helpful in your own quest for becoming a community leader and making connections.
E-Spirit– a source for aboriginal youth across Canada interested in leadership and engagement
Youth in Philanthropy– YIP programs and activities
Duke of Edinburgh’s Award– a self directed development programme for young Canadians age 14 to 25
Community Education Developers – The Emerging Leaders Committee is a group of young people with the goal of building a national movement of youth who are passionate about the future of their communities.
Taking it Global– Canadian Youth Council