Rainbow Youth Bursary Winner
Saturday, July 11, 2015
It is with great excitement that the 2015 Pride London Festival Board of Directors announces the winner of the 2015 Rainbow Youth Leadership Bursary is Rhiann Fleming. Rhiann has been an active member of her school and has been focused on providing service to others and promoting a positive space for those in the LGBTT2Q community.
Each year the Pride London Festival awards this bursary to an individual who is an exemplary student and citizen of their community. Further, it is awarded to someone like Rhiann who promotes a positive, safe and tolerant community.
The Pride London Festival is annual event that seeks to celebrate the LGBTT2Q community and provide a chance for us to come together and break down barriers. Upon receiving the news of the bursary Rhiann shared that, “I am both honoured and humbled to be receiving the Rainbow Youth Leadership Bursary. The GSA and Safe Schools groups have been a major part of my high school career. The generosity of Pride London is amazing and this bursary will be a great help as I attend Queen’s University for Psychology in the fall.”
We are proud to have such supporting members in our community. For a full list of events, ways to get involved, and all other pride related information please visit: www.pridelondon.ca.
For media inquiries, please contact:
Vice President, Pride London Festival