It's Safe Grad time New Brunswick!
State Farm® grants $24,000 to help high school students enjoy a safe prom night
Aurora, ON (May 31, 2016 /CNW/) – Your high school graduation is a cherished memory that will last a lifetime. As students gather to celebrate this wonderful achievement and memorable chapter in their lives it's important that they do so in a fun and safe environment.
New Brunswick's Safe Grad celebrates the message that high school graduation can be done in a safe and secure way, promoting the exclusion of drugs and alcohol. This year over 3200 students can participate in all night activities after prom that include; beach volleyball, swimming, scavenger hunt, dunk tank, bonfires and fireworks. Some schools bus students to a hall or university where they will partake in the various activities and stay overnight. Dinner, late night meals, snacks, and breakfast are also supplied.
State Farm is providing a $24,000 grant to 14 New Brunswick high schools. The money goes to providing Safe Grad packages to each student participating as well as a $500 monetary donation to each school that will go to help fund Safe Grad activities.
Media are welcome to attend Safe Grad events across the province; interview, photo and video opportunities are available.
Here is a list of the schools participating, date of their graduation, their Safe Grad representative, and the State Farm Agent associated with the school:
|School/Location||Date/Time||Safe Grad Reps||State Farm Agent|
|Mathieu Martin, Dieppe||June 3||Sylvain Gingras||Natalie LeBlanc|
|Harrison Trimble, Moncton||June 20||Matthew Machett||Derri Smith/Greg Burke|
|MacNaughton, Moncton||June 21||Jason Agnew||Derri Smith/David Hills|
|Moncton HS, Moncton||June 21||Sandi Edmunds||Greg Burke/David Hills|
|Riverview HS, Riverview||June 21||Vanessa White||David Hills/Greg Burke|
|Oromocto HS, Oromocto||June 22||Allie McCleave||Shelly Pye|
|Fredericton HS, Fredericton||June 23||Beth Wright||Scott Janes/Julie Peterson|
|Hampton HS, Hampton||June 23||Laura Myers||Sarah Mallory Wright|
|Rothesay HS, Rothesay||June 23||Andrew Peters||Barb Magee|
|Kennebecasis HS, Quispamsis||June 24||Rolyne Butler||Barb Magee|
|St. Malachy's, Saint John||June 24||Marc Gaudet||Steve Dever|
|Harbour View, Saint John||June 24||Kerri Titus||Rob Scott|
|Leo Hayes, Fredericton||June 24||Karen Kelly||Kevin Burke/Andy Williams|
|Sussex HS, Sussex||June 24||Stacey Stairs||Scott Wiggins|
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