Operation HOPE, through HOPE Global Initiatives, will be coordinating Dignity Day, Vancouver, BC on June 8, 2006, working with the World Economic Forum, the Forum of Young Global Leaders and Global Dignity (www.globaldignity.org). The event will take place the day before the Young Global Leaders Summit, June 9th – 12th.
Approximately 75 YGLs from across the globe, including John Hope Bryant, will participate as guest speakers at six schools and one school board site in the Vancouver school district. The 90-minute sessions will consist of the introduction of the new Dignity in a Box empowerment teaching tool including the dignity principals and basic financial literacy. Mary Hagerty is project manager for HOPE. More information to come….