River Ambassador’s Program Honored by EOEA

04/24/2007


* M E D I A   A D V I S O R Y *

WHEN: Friday, April 27, 11 a.m.
WHAT:    The River Ambassador’s program, sponsored by UMass Lowell’s Center for Family, Work and Community, will receive one of “The Secretary’s Awards for Excellence in Environmental Education” from the Executive Office of Environmental Affairs.  Environmental Affairs Secretary Ian Bowles will present the award.
The River Ambassador’s program is an environmentally focused volunteer youth program composed primarily of Cambodian youths attending Lowell High School.  The program’s mission is to learn more about environmental health concerns in the region, educate others in the community about those issues and take action to help improve the environment.
WHERE:    Great Hall, State House, Boston. 

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