North Carolina Community Action Association
"Every Child is a Winner"
Face to Face with Poverty Essay Contest
The North Carolina Community Action Association is sponsoring a Youth Essay Contest. North Carolina youth, ages 6 to 18 years old, are invited to enter the "Every Child is a Winner," Face to Face With Poverty essay contest.
Essays should answer the question: "How Can I Help End Poverty?" Cash prizes for top essays will be awarded, and there is no fee to enter.
- Age 6-9 years (write a 50-100 word essay)
- Age 10-13 years (write a 100-200 word essay)
- Age 14-18 years (write a 250-300 word essay)
Winners will be announced June 29, 2012. Every child who submits an essay will win a "Face to Face With Poverty" T-shirt or button, while supplies last.