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Vocational-Career Day, "Path to Greatness"

A day for 100 of a student band dedicated to learning about job opportunities in various industries.

RCEN partnered with Mr. Vonell Justilien, and hosted his entire 100+ student member band to “Vocational-Career Day,” at a cost of $2,000. This was a full day dedicated to learning about job opportunities in various industries, social media, and character development. Students also shared their career aspirations and talents. The theme for the day was “Path to Greatness. highlighted the importance of integrity and character in business. Members were advised on the dangers and benefits of the digital era. “7 Habits of Highly Effective Teenagers” was shared by President Hope Sealey. The members heard stories from a member of the Royal Bahamas Police Force Band, who spoke on discipline. The theme was further enhanced when Rotaract members played career games. The day concluded with a presenter who shared effective tools to strengthen relationship, reinforce one’s spiritual relationship with God, and how students should interact positively with their families, schools and communities


Project location
Bahamas
Project dates
Start: 11 March 2018
End:      -
Created: 11 March 2018
Project category
Vocational, Basic education and literacy
Funding
Club community service funds
Project contacts
Diane DeWitt de Cardenas, East Nassau| (contact)
Partners
East Nassau, N.P., Bahamas (Rotaract Club)
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PROJECT PHOTOS AND VIDEOS

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    RCEN Members of the Vocational Careers Day Committee
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    Workshop program
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    resident Hope Sealey speaking to the band
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    All Star Band - Macy’s Parade, N.Y
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    Students listening attentively to the program

IMPACT TRACKER

Total volunteer hours
55
Hours
Number of volunteers
15
People
Total cash contributions
2,000
USD
Total in-kind contributions
-
USD

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