WAWA Board Chair Honored @ The White House 03.18.14

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White House Honors “Champions of Change” for connecting youth with the outdoors

Several OAK members to receive award

              March 18, 2014, fourteen Champions of Change will be honored at the White House for their efforts to engage the next generation of conservationists through outdoor recreation and physical activity. The honorees are helping to fulfill Interior Secretary Sally Jewell’s youth initiative by ensuring that young people and communities have opportunities to play, learn, serve and work outdoors. Several champions are members of the Outdoors Alliance for Kids (OAK).  One of the honoree’s is West Atlanta Watershed Alliance Board Chair Na’taki Osborne Jelks.          (Click to view the press release.)