Young Alumni Award – University of Tasmania Recipient: Mr Will Smith Detail: Will Smith completed an Associate Degree in Arts in 2016 and has been working as a police officer for the past seven years. His work as a police officer exposed him to different environments and sides of the community which inspired him to develop his… Continue reading Will Smith awarded 2020 University of Tasmania Young Alumni Award
Tasmanian Will Smith has been awarded a Human Rights Week Award for 2020 for acts of kindness and compassion. The awards took place at a special reception at the Premier’s Reception Room on 10 December 2020 at 3:00pm. It can certainly be said that globally and nationally 2020 has been a kaleidoscope of extraordinary and disconcerting events. Over… Continue reading Will Smith wins Human Rights Award
Sally’s Ride will give Tasmanians a chance to dust off their cycling gear and get involved with the community, raising money for youth struggling with mental health. Sally’s Ride chairman Chris Griffin said the event was about getting the community to be more active and in doing so, raising money for youth suicide prevention. “It… Continue reading Sally’s Ride 2020
Mickey, Obsa and Ahmed are three teenagers who have just been selected as finalists in the Tasmanian Volunteering Awards. The winners of the awards is announced in late 2020 at Government House in Hobart. Most teenagers don’t understand how taxes work. But 15-year-old Ahmed Omer knows taxes are the reason he and his two mates… Continue reading ‘GiveBack Program’ created by Youth Leaders selected in State Awards
During the 2020 BEAST Program Graduation, 17 year old Will, delivered a speech that brought tears and emotion to everyone present. He also provided a very strong message of impact. The speech has collected over 250,000 views across a variety of social media channels. Take a look below:
The Meander Valley is on track to become the first Tasmanian municipality in which every high school will help deliver a project to give back to their communities. Deloraine High School is the first school in the area to take part in the Changemaker Series, a six-week program delivered by JCP Empowering Youth. Will Smith,… Continue reading Meander Valley’s Changemaker Program work a Tassie first
Ahmed Omer – JCP Youth Trailblazer provides an insight into his life on ABC Radio – Drive Program in July 2020. A great example of a young man continuing to achieve his goals.
Join Will Smith, each week, as he delivers ‘Monday’s Message’. As a Youth Leadership Expert/Coach/Speaker, Will delivers a short message to the public that he provides in greater length to young people across Australia.
JCP Empowering Youth have announced that they will be releasing a web series in the near future… and the details sound INTENSE! Whilst the name of the series has not yet been revealed, we can confirm the following details: The web series was led by Program Facilitator Oscar Chau The web series features Director Will… Continue reading JCP Web Series Announced
Those going about their day across the state’s North in the coming days could be treated to a surprising act of kindness From Saturday to Monday, six young men from JCP Empowering Youth’s BEAST Program will join mental health charity Make Runs Maxi to give back to the region. Over the course of the three… Continue reading Program to give back to region with Acts of Kindness