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02/18/2015

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The chain of school perseverance awareness has started. Who will you tell about school perseverance?

CONCEPT

Many chains of encouragement will be launched during HSD. Their goal is to give a boost of positive energy to thousands of youth and adults, and to urge participants to encourage others. 

One of the outcomes of this movement is a “chain of school perseverance awareness,” which encourages people who have been told about the movement during HSD to in turn inform someone else, and so on, in order to continue the chain. 


HOW IT WORKS

After telling someone about the issue of school perseverance, the participant gives them two green-and-white ribbons. By accepting the ribbon, the newly informed person agrees to wear one and give the other to someone else whom they have in turn informed about the issue, and so on. In this way, the ribbon becomes a symbol of awareness. 


SHARE THE GESTURE

To publicize the importance of the issue and of being part of the chain of awareness, participants are asked to:

  • Publish a photo of themselves giving the ribbon on their Facebook and Twitter accounts,
  • Add a short text (e.g., I’m part of the #SchoolPerseverance chain of awareness and I challenge @___________ to take part too.)
  • Use the hashtag #HSD2015


HOW TO GET A RIBBON

  • Make it yourself!
  • Come get one at one of the public distribution events in the Montreal Metro and at Central Station.
    Wednesday, February 18, 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.: Central Station
    Thursday, February 19, 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.: Berri-UQAM station (near the UQAM and BanQ entrance)
  • Contact Nancy Germain at Montreal Hooked on School at 514-286-2346, ext. 0


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