Salisbury/Wicomico County 100 Best Communities for Young People Celebration
Celebration to Recognize Salisbury/Wicomico County’s
Commitment to Youth Education and Well-Being
January 18, 2013 Salisbury, MD —City of Salisbury Mayor Jim Ireton and Wicomico County Executive Rick Pollitt are pleased to invite you to join community leaders, young people and their families as they celebrate the America’s Promise Alliance designation of Salisbury/Wicomico County as one of the 100 Best Communities for Young People in 2012.
What: 100 Best Communities for Young People Award Celebration
When: Saturday, January 26th from 2p-3p
Where: Salisbury University – in the atrium of the Perdue School of Business
Salisbury/Wicomico County is one of only 19 communities in the United States to receive this award six times. This national award recognizes that Salisbury/Wicomico County continue to make youth a priority by emphasizing programs that provide young people and their families with the tools necessary to learn and grow. Come out and learn about some of these programs!
Entertainment will be provided by members of Parkside High School Choir, VPA students, and Step Groups from Prince St. and WISE After-school program. Refreshments will be served. To learn more about America’s Promise Alliance and the 100 Best Communities visit their website americaspromise.org.